Found 8 documents.

Traffic education

01 Dec 2017
Tags: Education,verkeersles
Traffic education is defined here as any kind of formal or informal education that is aimed at learning and improving the knowledge, insight, skills and attitudes that are necessary for safe traffic... Read more

Principles for safe road design

24 Nov 2017
Tags: Infrastructure, Policy,
The construction of the road network and the road design have a large effect on road safety: firstly, because these make certain conflicts impossible or unlikely (e.g. physical separation of driving... Read more

Public service advertising

23 Nov 2017
Tags: Education,
Public service advertising (PSA) on road safety does not seem very effective on its own. PSA campaigns mainly influence behaviour when they are combined with police enforcement and rewarding or other... Read more

Moped and light-moped riders

02 Oct 2017
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler,
Brom- en snorfietsers lopen een relatief groot risico om slachtoffer te worden van een ongeval. Weliswaar is er een trend naar minder doden waar te nemen, maar het risico om in het verkeer om te...

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

Progressive penalty systems in traffic

12 Jul 2017
Tags: Policy, Enforcement,
A progressive penalty system encompasses heavier or more far-reaching sanctions being imposed as one commits more offences. A progressive penalty system is often called a progressive fines system if... Read more

Cyclists

28 Jun 2017
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle,
In 2016, there were 189 road deaths among cyclists in the Netherlands. This is approximately 30% of the total number of road deaths. The number of seriously injured cyclists is not exactly known....... Read more

Motorcyclists

14 Apr 2017
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler,helm
In 2015, 47 motorcyclists died in traffic in the Netherlands. After 2009, when their number was approximately 1,300, it has not been possible to reliably determine the number of serious road injuries... Read more