Found 11 documents.

Public lighting and vehicle lighting

31 Jul 2018
Tags: Transport mode, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS,
Visual information is of the utmost importance to road users. In darkness, both public lighting and vehicle lighting help road users take stock of the traffic situation and help them to be seen by... Read more

Moped and light-moped riders

02 Oct 2017
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 risico om in het verkeer om te...

Pedelecs and speed pedelecs

18 Sep 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


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


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

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,e-bike
This fact sheet is under construction.   Nearly one third of all cyclists in the Netherlands who are severely injured in a bicycle crash sustain head and/or brain injury. More than 800 cyclists per... Read more

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

Pedestrian safety

01 Jan 2012
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian,
Voetgangers zijn kwetsbaar in het verkeer. Vooral kinderen en 75+'ers lopen het risico om slachtoffer te worden van een verkeersongeval. Relatief veel ongevallen waarbij ouderen betrokken zijn,...