Found 70 documents.

Traffic conflicts involving speed-pedelecs (fast electric bicycles): A naturalistic riding study

Publication/article
Published: 2021 : Vlakveld, W.; Mons, C.; Kamphuis, K.; Stelling, A.; Twisk, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Speed-pedelecs -fast electric bicycles offering pedal support up to a speed of 45 km/h- are a recent, environmentally friendly, and mobility efficient innovation. However, their high travel speed may...

Influencing factors of observed speed and rule compliance of speed-pedelec riders in high volume cycling areas: Implications for safety and legislation

Publication/article
Published: 2021 : Stelling, A.; Vlakveld, W.; Twisk, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Human behaviour in traffic,
Speed pedelecs (s-pedelecs) are electric bicycles offering pedal assistance up to 45 km/h. S-pedelecs may contribute to a more efficient and green traffic system. However, their potential to reach...

Evaluatie fietsveiligheid bij herinrichting van kruispunten in Den Haag

Publication/report R-2021-4
Published: 2021 (SWOV): Wijlhuizen, G.J.; Nabavi Niaki, M.; Dijkstra, A.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Infrastructure,
Van alle fietsers die binnen de bebouwde kom in het verkeer overlijden, had 60% een ongeval op een kruispunt; van alle ernstig gewonden onder fietsers binnen de bebouwde kom valt bijna driekwart op... Read more

Bicycle safety before and after the redesign of intersections in The Hague

Publication/report R-2021-4A
Published: 2021 (SWOV): Nabavi Niaki, M.; Dijkstra, A.; Wijlhuizen, G.J.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Infrastructure,
Given the recent developments in video analysis techniques, the application of these methods to the field of transportation has gained popularity. The collection of video data from roads, highways...

Investigation of accidents involving powered two wheelers and bicycles – A European in-depth study

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Published: 2021 : Brown, L.; Morris, A.; Thomas, P.; Ekambaram, K.; Margaritis, D.; Davidse, R.; Shingo Usami, D.; Robibaro, M.; Persia, L.; Buttler, I.; Ziakopoulos, A.; Theofilatos, A.; Yannis, G.; Martin, A.; Wadji, F.
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Introduction: The number of road fatalities have been falling throughout the European Union (EU) over the past 20 years and most Member States have achieved an overall reduction. Research has mainly...

Motorcycle Safety in Africa

Publication/report
Published: 2020 (FRED Engineering / SWOV): Tripodi, A.; Mazzia, E.; Reina Barranco, F; Caporali, E.; Schermers, G.; Craen, S. de
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Policy, International,
In developing countries, with relatively poorly developed public transport and road infrastructure, motorcycles are a fast, cheap, and efficient transport alternative. However, despite the mobility...

Ongelukken met gemotoriseerde tweewielers - Letselpatroon, letselernst en mortaliteit

Publication/article
Published: 2012 (SWOV): Leijdesdorff, H.A.; Siegerink, B.; Sier, C.F.M.; Reurings, M.C.B.; Schipper, I.B.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler,
Doel: Het analyseren van de invloed van het type betrokken gemotoriseerde tweewieler op de letselernst, het letselpatroon en de mortaliteit van verkeersslachtoffers die opgenomen werden in... Read... Read more

The potential of naturalistic driving for in-depth understanding of driver behavior: UDRIVE results and beyond

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Nes, N. van; Bärgman, J.; Christoph, M.; Schagen, I. van
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Risks, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
Within the UDRIVE project, a rich cross-European naturalistic driving database was created which includes everyday driving data on car and truck drivers and powered two-wheeler riders. The database...

Scenarios of crashes involving light mopeds on urban bicycle paths

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Davidse, R.J.; Duijvenvoorde, K. van; Boele-Vos, M.J.; Louwerse, W.J.R.; Stelling-Konczak, A.; Duivenvoorden, C.W.A.E.; Algera, A.J.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler,
In the Netherlands, cyclists have to share the bicycle path with light moped riders. These riders are allowed to ride 25 km/h and do not have to wear a helmet (Dutch regulation). Due to several...

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....