Found 33 documents.

Article: Adherence to driving cessation advice given to patients with cognitive impairment and consequences for mobility

Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Risks,
Autorijden houdt verband met sociale participatie. Daarom kunnen oudere bestuurders terughoudend zijn om te stoppen met autorijden.

Driving under the influence of alcohol

30 Jun 2018
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,alcolock
In 2015, an estimated 12% - 23% of the road deaths in the Netherlands were due to drinking and driving, 75 to 140 fatalities. In 2017, 1.4% of the drivers were under the influence of alcohol during... Read more

Roadside advertising: ADVERTS

Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Je ziet ze overal en steeds meer; langs de snelweg, bij winkelcentra, op rondwegen: reclameborden. Vaak zijn ze groot, met opvallende kleuren en wisselende boodschappen; soms hebben ze ook bewegende...

Wrong-way driving

01 Apr 2018
Tags: Risks, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
In this factsheet wrong-way driving is defined as ‘a car driving in the wrong direction on a road with separated driving directions and consequently driving into oncoming traffic '. This relates...... Read more

Red light running seems to increase the risk of fatal crashes ten to fifteen times

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Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Risks, Infrastructure, Enforcement,doorrijden
Door rood rijden op een 50 km/uur-kruispuntlijkt de kans op een dodelijk ongeval tien tot vijftien keer te vergroten. Dit blijkt uit het SWOV-onderzoek Risicofactoren nader onderzocht: 50 km/uur-...

Road injuries & health burden make 12- to 17-year olds a high risk group in the Netherlands

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Tags: Risks, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
The scientific article Road injuries, health burden, but not fatalities make 12- to 17-year olds a high risk group in the Netherlands has been published in the European Journal of Public...

New ETSC report: reducing deaths in single vehicle crashes

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Tags: Transport mode, Risks, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
A third of road deaths in the EU happen in single vehicle crashes: crashes in which the driver/rider of the vehicle and/or passengers are killed, but no other road users are involved. In the past 10... Read more

Driving with early dementia - Article published by Taylor & Francis Online

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Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
The scientific article Assessing fitness to drive—A validation study on patients with mild cognitive impairment has recently been published by Taylor & Francis Online. Among the authors...

SWOV investigates cyclist and pedestrian behaviour towards automated vehicles

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Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Passenger car, Risks, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Fietsers en voetgangers zijn er nog niet zeker van dat automatisch rijdende auto’s hen zullen zien en voor hen zullen stoppen. Zolang zij daarvan niet overtuigd zijn, zullen zij zich over het...

Widmark Award awarded to DRUID and former SWOV researcher René Mathijssen

Tags: Risks, International,
Eens in de drie jaar reikt de ‘International Council on Alcohol, Drugs and Traffic Safety’ (ICADTS) prijzen uit aan die personen of organisaties die een uitzonderlijke bijdrage hebben geleverd in het...