Found 7 documents.

Serious road injuries in the Netherlands

06 Dec 2018
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy,verkeersslachtoffer
This fact sheet discusses the development of the number of serious road injuries (SRI) in the Netherlands. In the Netherlands a serious road injury is defined as an inpatient with at least a MAIS2... Read more

Sustainably safe road traffic

25 Apr 2018
Tags: Infrastructure, Policy,
Sustainably safe road traffic, also known as Sustainable Safety, means that road traffic is organized in such a way that serious crashes are prevented, and if a crash does occur, the severity of the... Read more

Road deaths in the Netherlands

25 Apr 2018
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy,Cijfers
This fact sheet outlines the development of the number of road deaths in the Netherlands since 1950. After a rise in the 1950s and 1960s, the number of road deaths in the Netherlands has shown a...... Read more

Principles for safe road design

24 Nov 2017
Tags: Infrastructure, Policy,
The construction of the road network and the road design have a large effect on road safety: firstly, because these make certain conflicts impossible or unlikely (e.g. physical separation of driving... Read more

Road crash costs

12 Jul 2017
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy,Investeringen
The social costs of road crashes in the Netherlands in 2015 are estimated at 14 billion euro (between €13.0 and €15.4 billion euro), about 2% of the gross domestic product (GDP). This is... Read more

Progressive penalty systems in traffic

12 Jul 2017
Tags: Policy, Enforcement,
A progressive penalty system encompasses heavier or more far-reaching sanctions being imposed as one commits more offences. A progressive penalty system is often called a progressive fines system if... Read more

Dutch road safety in international perspective

07 Jul 2015
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy, International,
Nederland behoort al jaren tot de meest verkeersveilige landen van de wereld, maar er zijn aanwijzingen dat we terrein verliezen. Als we kijken naar de mortaliteit (het aantal verkeersdoden per...