Found 10 documents.

Cyclists

28 Jun 2017
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle,
In 2016, there were 189 road deaths among cyclists in the Netherlands. This is approximately 30% of the total number of road deaths. The number of seriously injured cyclists is not exactly known....... Read more

Agricultural traffic

12 Jun 2017
Tags: Transport mode, Freight and delivery traffic, Other modes of traffic,boerderij
In the past ten years (2006-2015) an average of 11 road deaths per year in the Netherlands was registered in crashes involving agricultural vehicles. Compared to the early 1990s, the average number... Read more

Pedelecs and speed pedelecs

24 May 2017
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
Pedelecs are popular. Initially especially elderly people bought pedelecs, but meanwhile pedelecs have also become popular with other target groups. It is not precisely known if cycling on a pedelec... Read more

Motorcyclists

14 Apr 2017
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler,helm
In 2015, 47 motorcyclists died in traffic in the Netherlands. After 2009, when their number was approximately 1,300, it has not been possible to reliably determine the number of serious road injuries... Read more

Phone use by cyclists and pedestrians

23 Jan 2017
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,apparatuurgebruik
It is plausible that phone use by cyclists and pedestrians like making calls, texting, surfing the internet, or listening to music, [i] carries an increased risk. Operating a touchscreen while...... Read more

Trucks and delivery vehicles

13 Dec 2016
Tags: Transport mode, Freight and delivery traffic,vrachtauto
Ongevallen waarbij vrachtauto's of bestelauto's betrokken zijn, hebben vaak ernstige gevolgen, vooral voor de 'tegenpartij'. Vrachtauto’s kunnen zelf ongevallen veroorzaken door verkeersonveilig...

Bicycle helmets

01 Oct 2016
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks,
Van alle fietsers in Nederland die ernstig gewond raken door een fietsongeval, heeft bijna een derde hoofd- en/of hersenletsel. Jaarlijks zijn er meer dan 800 fietsers met hoofd- en/of hersenletsel...

18- to 24-year-olds: young drivers

11 May 2016
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Human behaviour in traffic,
The fatality rate (fatalities per distance travelled) of young drivers (18- to 24-year-olds) is more than five times higher than that of drivers between the ages of 30 and 59 years. The fatality rate... Read more

Moped and light-moped riders

12 Feb 2016
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler,
Brom- en snorfietsers lopen een relatief groot risico om slachtoffer te worden van een ongeval. Weliswaar is er een trend naar minder doden waar te nemen, maar het aantal ernstig gewonden daalt niet...

Bicycle facilities on distributor roads

01 Dec 2010
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Infrastructure,
In een duurzaam veilige wegomgeving zijn fietsvoorzieningen nodig die het gemotoriseerde verkeer scheiden van relatief kwetsbare verkeersdeelnemers zoals fietsers. Uit onderzoek blijkt dat van...