Found 16 documents.

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...

Report supports calls for an EU target to reduce serious road injuries

Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy, International,
New study published by EC on effective measures to reduce the number of serious road injuries in the EU. 

Speed and speed management

21 Nov 2016
Tags: Risks,
Many drivers– Intentionally or unintentionally –  go too fast: faster than the speed limit, or too fast for specific conditions such as fog or rush hour volumes. At higher driving speeds the braking... Read more

Strategies to improve road safety in the three OIC regions

Tags: Policy, International,
On 27 October 2016 Ecorys and SWOV presented the results of their study commissioned by the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation... Read more

In-depth study into bicycle crashes involving the over-50s

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Tags: Bicycle, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
The number of seriously injured cyclists in the Netherlands is increasing: more than half of all serious road injuries are cyclists. More than 80% of these seriously injured cyclists are the result... Read more

6th International Symposium on Naturalistic Driving Research, 6-7 June 2017

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Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, International,
In 2017, the 6th International Symposium on Naturalistic Driving Research will be organized in The Hague, The Netherlands, in conjunction with the UDRIVE Experience.

ETSC: “Cuts to police enforcement is damaging for road safety”

Tags: Policy, Enforcement, International,
Dat het met de verkeersveiligheid in Europa minder goed gaat komt onder meer doordat er minder gehandhaafd wordt. Dat is de conclusie van twee rapporten van de European Road Safety Council (ETSC) die...

Commit to EDWARD: the first ‘European Day Without A Road Death’

Tags: Human behaviour in traffic, International,TISPOL
On 21 September 2016 it is the first European Day Without A Road Death. The project – for which, according to European custom, the acronym ‘EDWARD’ is used – is an initiative by TISPOL, the European... Read more

SafetyCube Workshop on serious road injuries

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Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, International,SafetyCube
Op 24 mei jl. vond een SafetyCube workshop plaats bij SWOV in Den Haag waar experts uit verschillende landen kennis en ervaringen uit konden wisselen over de bepaling van het aantal ernstig...

Prevent crashes, reduce injuries, save lives, The Hague, 25 May 2016

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Tags: Policy, International,
Op 25 mei 2016 organiseerde SWOV samen met FERSI (Forum of European Road Safety Research Institutes) en ETSC (European Transport Safety Council) een debat op hoog niveau over verkeersveiligheid. Het...