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

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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...

LEVITATE: Road safety impacts of Connected and Automated Vehicles

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Published: 2021 (H2020 Levitate project): Weijermars, W.; Hula, A.; Chaudhry, A.; Sha, S.; Zwart, R. de; Mons, C.; Boghani, H.
Tags: Risks, Technology & ITS, International,
Connected and automated transport systems (CATS) are expected to be introduced in increasing numbers over the next decades. Moreover, they are expected to have considerable impacts on mobility,...

Fact sheet 'Driving under the influence of alcohol' updated: more traffic violations in 2019

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Tags: Risks, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic,alcohol
Het aantal automobilisten dat, tijdens weekendnachten, met te veel drank op reed is fors toegenomen: van 1,4% in 2017 naar 2,3% in 2019. Er is geen duidelijke verklaring voor deze toename, wel is in...

Driving under the influence of alcohol

25 Jun 2021
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,alcolock
In 2015, an estimated 12% - 23% of the road deaths in the Netherlands were due to drink driving. This then amounted to 75 to 140 fatalities. During the most recent measurements in 2019, 2.3% of the... Read more

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...

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

Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Risks,
SWOV researcher Mons, Kamphuis, Vlakveld and Stelling coauthored the article 'Traffic conflicts involving speed-pedelecs (fast electric bicycles): A naturalistic riding study' in the magazine... Read... Read more

Are there any significant differences in terms of age and sex in pedestrian and cyclist accidents?

Publication/article
Published: 2021 : Leo, C.; Rizzi, M.C.; Bos, N.M.; Davidse, R.J.; Linder, A.; Tomasch, E.; Klug, C.
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Risks, Technology & ITS,
This study has analyzed sex-specific differences in pedestrian and cyclist accidents involving passenger cars. The most frequently injured body regions, types of injuries, which show sex-specific...

Verkeersveiligheidsprognose voor de Integrale Mobiliteitsanalyse 2021

Publication/report R-2021-8
Published: 2021 (SWOV): Wijlhuizen, G.J.; Schermers, G.; Bijleveld, F.D.; Bos, N.M.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Risks, Policy,
Het ministerie van Infrastructuur en Waterstaat (IenW) wil in 2021 de Integrale Mobiliteitsanalyse 2021 (IMA-2021) uitvoeren, waarin verkeersprognoses worden opgesteld om mobiliteitsopgaven voor het... Read more

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...