Found 57 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...

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

Publication/article
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...

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...

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....

A preliminary analysis of in-depth accident data for powered two-wheelers and bicycles in Europe

Publication/article
Published: 2018 : Ziakopoulos, A.; Theofilatos, A.; Yannis, G.; Margaritis, D.; Thomas, P.; Morris, A.; Brown, L.; Robibaro, M.; Usami, D.; Phan, V.; Davidse, R.; Buttler, I.
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Despite progress from scientific and technological advancements, road safety remains a major issue worldwide. Road accident impacts such as fatalities, injuries and property damage consist...

Dodelijke verkeersongevallen op rijkswegen in 2016

Publication/report R-2018-9
issn: 2772-9230
Published: 2018 (SWOV): Davidse, R. J.; Louwerse, W.J.R.; Duijvenvoorde, K. van
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic,Motorway; fatality; accident; cause; police; accident...
In opdracht van Rijkswaterstaat heeft SWOV onderzoek gedaan naar de dodelijke ongevallen die in 2016 op rijkswegen hebben plaatsgevonden. Het hoofddoel van het onderzoek was te leren van de... Read... Read more

MeBeSafe: Infrastructure & car based nudges to improve cyclist safety

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Twisk, D.; Hair-Buijssen, S. de
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Human behaviour in traffic,

Interactions with vulnerable road users

Publication/report
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Jansen, R.; Lotan, T.; Winkelbauer, M.; Bärgman, J.; Kovaceva, J.; Donabauer, M.; Pommer, A.; Musicant, O.; Harel, A.; Wesseling, S.; Christoph, M.; Nes, N. van
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Within UDRIVE there has been a specific focus on pedestrians, cyclists and Powered Two Wheelers (PTWs). These groups of road users are particularly vulnerable in traffic because they lack the...

Recommendations for safety and sustainability measures

Publication/report
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Tattegrain, H.; Wilmink, I.; Wesseling, S.; Guyonvarch, L.; Frey, A.; Welsh, R.; Evegenou, M.; Letisserand, D.; Riouffreyt, M.; Guillaume, A.; Nes, N. van
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, Education, International,
The aim of Task 5.1 is to identify and select, among the outcomes of SP4, the results that are relevant to infer recommendations for measures improving road safety and sustainability. Due to time...