Found 794 documents.

Traffic conflicts involving speed-pedelecs (fast electric bicycles): A naturalistic riding study

Publication/article
Published: 2021 : Vlakveld, W.; Mons, C.; Kamphuis, K.; Stelling, A.; Twisk, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Speed-pedelecs -fast electric bicycles offering pedal support up to a speed of 45 km/h- are a recent, environmentally friendly, and mobility efficient innovation. However, their high travel speed may...

Dodelijke verkeersongevallen in Noord-Brabant 2018-2019

Publication/report R-2021-9
Published: 2021 (SWOV): Davidse, R.J.; Boele-Vos, M.J.; Doumen, M.J.A.; Duijvenvoorde, K. van; Hettema, Z.; Louwerse, W.J.R.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Risks, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
In opdracht van de provincie Noord-Brabant heeft SWOV onderzoek gedaan naar de dodelijke ongevallen die in 2018 en 2019 in deze provincie zijn gebeurd. Het hoofddoel van het onderzoek was te leren... Read more

In-depth study of fatal road crashes in the Dutch province of Noord-Brabant 2018-2019

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Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Other modes of traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement,regio
In de periode 2018-2019 vonden in de provincie Noord-Brabant 221 verkeersongevallen met dodelijke afloop plaats, waarbij 243 mensen om het leven kwamen. De ongevalstypen die hierbij het meest...

ETSC: Overhaul of EU rules on driver medical fitness needed

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Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, International,drugs
Volgens de European Transport Safety Council (ETSC) moet de huidige EU-aanpak voor de medische keuring inzake de rijgeschiktheid, grondig worden herzien. Zo zou er binnen de EU een gestandaardiseerd...

More than 50 people, on average, die every year in a submerged vehicle crash

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Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Other modes of traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,verdrinking
Elk jaar overlijden er gemiddeld meer dan 50 personen nadat hun voertuig te water is geraakt. Meer dan twee derde overlijdt door verdrinking. Vooral onder de leeftijdsgroep 18-24-jarigen vallen veel...

SWOV research program 2021: from the effects of nitrous oxide to the interaction with self-driving cars

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Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Risks, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, Education, International,jaarprogramma
Hoe zorgen we ervoor dat de interactie tussen automobilist en zelfrijdende auto veilig verloopt? En hoe reageren de andere weggebruikers erop? Wat is het effect van lachgas op het rijgedrag? Op deze...

New fact sheet: Risky road user behaviour, aggression and repeat offenders

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Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,gevaar
De nieuwe factsheet Riskant verkeersgedrag, verkeersagressie en veelplegers geeft een overzicht van de actuele kennis over gedrag dat de verkeersveiligheid negatief beïnvloedt, zoals rijden...

Risky road user behaviour, aggression and repeat offenders

15 Jan 2021
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Risky road user behaviour is behaviour that adversely affects road safety, such as driving under the influence of alcohol, drugs or medicines, speeding, inappropriate speed, distracted or fatigued... Read more

Investigation of accidents involving powered two wheelers and bicycles – A European in-depth study

Publication/article
Published: 2021 : Brown, L.; Morris, A.; Thomas, P.; Ekambaram, K.; Margaritis, D.; Davidse, R.; Shingo Usami, D.; Robibaro, M.; Persia, L.; Buttler, I.; Ziakopoulos, A.; Theofilatos, A.; Yannis, G.; Martin, A.; Wadji, F.
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Introduction: The number of road fatalities have been falling throughout the European Union (EU) over the past 20 years and most Member States have achieved an overall reduction. Research has mainly...

Driving and gaze behavior while texting when the smartphone is placed in a mount: A simulator study

Publication/article
Published: 2021 (SWOV): Vlakveld, W.; Doumen, M.; Kint, S. van der
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
The aim of this study was to investigate how texting when the smartphone in a mount next to the wheel, negatively affects safe driving behavior and gaze behavior. In most countries hand-held phone...