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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...

Submerged vehicle crashes

01 Feb 2021
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Passenger car, Infrastructure,
In the Netherlands, on average, more than 50 people die every year in a submerged vehicle crash. More than two thirds die from drowning. The casualties are mainly car occupants, while cyclist and...... Read more

Dutch road safety targets for 2020 out of reach

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Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Other modes of traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Policy,beleid
In 2019 kwamen er 661 mensen om in het Nederlandse verkeer: 17 minder dan in 2018. 21.400 mensen raakten ernstig gewond, een vergelijkbaar aantal als in 2018.Met de huidige trend worden de...

Pedelecs and speed pedelecs

18 Sep 2017
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
Pedelecs are popular. Initially especially elderly people bought pedelecs, but meanwhile pedelecs have also become popular with other target groups. It is not precisely known if cycling on a pedelec... Read more

In-depth study into crashes with light mopeds on urban bike paths

Projectnr: S17.03 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jan 2017, End date: 01 Oct 2017
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Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Infrastructure, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic,
In recent years it seems to have become increasingly busy on bike paths. In addition, the traffic combination on these bike paths has altered significantly; wider and faster vehicles such as like...... Read more

Cycling behaviour and road safety at urban intersections

Projectnr: S17.10-a | Status: Active, Start date: 01 Jan 2017, End date: 31 Dec 2017
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Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Infrastructure,
This research should lead to knowledge in support of measures to promote the safety of cyclists at intersections. This knowledge is useful for road authorities (municipalities) to set priorities for... Read more

SWOV at the 2016 TRB Annual Meeting

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Tags: Bicycle, Infrastructure, International,
On 10 and 11 January 2016, SWOV-researcher Divera Twisk represented SWOV at the 95th Annual meeting of the Transportation Research Board in Washington D.C.