Found 10 documents.

Bicycle helmets

30 Jun 2019
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle,e-bike
A bicycle helmet is intended to protect cyclists against head and brain injuries when they are involved in crashes. The helmet does not prevent bicycle crashes (see the SWOV fact sheet Cyclists for... Read more

Social environment versus cycling competency predicting risk-taking in 11- to 13-year-old cyclists in the Netherlands

SWOV researcher Vlakveld coauthored the article 'Social environment versus cycling competency predicting risk-taking in 11- to 13-year-old cyclists in the Netherlands'. From age 12 onwards, cycling...

ESRA thematic report: Fatigue 2018

Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
SWOV-onderzoeker Goldenbeld is medeauteur van het rapport 'Driver fatigue 2018'.

LEVITATE: What do policymakers want to know about the impact of Connected & Automated Transport Systems?

Het Europese LEVITATE-project ontwikkelt instrumenten om beleidsmakers zich te helpen voorbereiden op de komst van Connected & Automated Transport Systems (CATS). 

MEDIATOR project succesfully launched

The European project MEDIATOR has been kicked-off on 23 and 24 May in The Hague. 

Financial summary 2018

SWOV is a non-profit organization. After a number of years with positive results, 2018 closed with a negative operational result, as did 2017, which for 2018 amounts to € 138K. This is mainly a...... Read more

Scientific Advisory Board (WAR)

The task of the Scientific Advisory Board (WAR) is to advise SWOV's supervisors and managing director and to consequently improve the quality of the research. The members of the WAR represent... Read... Read more

Supervisory board (RvT)

The Board of Supervisors (RvT) determines the SWOV strategy and also decides on the following: budgets,financial reports, applications for grant of the target subsidy, multiannual financial plans and... Read more

Determinants of take-over time from automated driving: A meta-analysis of 129 studies

Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
SWOV researcher Varotto coauthored the article 'Determinants of take-over time from automated driving: A meta-analysis of 129 studies'.

What do policy makers want to know about the impact of CAV?

On 28 May experts from Europe and beyond came together in Gothenburg to discuss which societal impacts connected and automated vehicles will have. The workshop was organised within the Horizon 2020...