Found 15 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...

Driving difficulties among patients with Alzheimer’s Disease and other neurodegenerative disorders

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Fuermaier, A.B.M.; Piersma, D.; Waard, D. de; Davidse, R.J.; Groot, J. de; Doumen, M.J.A.; Bredewoud, R.; Claesen, R.; Lemstra, A.W.; Scheltens, P.; Vermeeren, A.; Ponds, R.; Verhey, F. ; De Deyn, P.P.; Brouwer, W.H.; Tucha, O.
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Background/Objective Neurodegenerative disorders impact fitness to drive of older drivers, but on-road driving studies investigating patients with different neurodegenerative disorders are scarce. A...

Driver fatigue

Publication/report 2019-T-05-EN
Published: 2019 (SWOV Institute for Road Safety Research): Goldenbeld, C.; Nikolaou, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Objective and methodology ESRA (E-Survey of Road users’ Attitudes) is a joint initiative of road safety institutes, research centres, public services, and private sponsors from all over the world....

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). 

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

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Twisk, D.; Vlakveld, W.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Human behaviour in traffic, Education,
Objectives From age 12 onwards, cycling injuries begin rising in The Netherlands. A known contributing factor is younger children’s underdeveloped competency to deal with complex and hazardous...

Advanced road safety course contents for African policy makers

Publication/report
Published: 2019 (European Commission): Goldenbeld, C.; Kluppels, L.; Assailly, J,P.; Cardoso, J.; Carnis, L.; Mavromatis, S.; Schermers, G.
Tags: International,
SaferAfrica has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 724029

Hidden details in bicycle-car accidents: results of a Dutch study on accident causation

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Duijvenvoorde, K. van
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Passenger car,

MEDIATOR project succesfully launched

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