Found 11 documents.

The effects of using mobile phones and navigation systems during driving

Publication/dissertation
Published: 2018 (SWOV): Knapper, A.
Tags: Risks, Technology & ITS,

The MMSE should not be the sole indicator of fitness to drive in mild Alzheimer’s dementia

Publication/article
Published: 2018 : Piersma, D.; Fuermaier, A.B.M.; Waard, D. de; De Deyn, P.P.; Davidse, R.J.; Groot, J. de; Doumen, M.J.A.; Bredewoud, R.A.; Claesen, R.; Lemstra, A.W.; Vermeeren, A.; Ponds, R.; Verhey, F.; Brouwer, W.H.; Tucha, O.
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Since Alzheimer’s disease may affect driving performance, patients with Alzheimer’s disease are assessed on fitness to drive. On-road driving assessments are widely used, and attempts have also been...

Cycling safe and sound; The impact of quiet electric cars, listening to music and conversing on the phone on cyclists’ auditory perception and cycling safety

Publication/dissertation
isbn: 978-90-73946-16-3
Published: 2018 (SWOV): Stelling-Kończak, A.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,

Adherence to driving cessation advice given to patients with cognitive impairment and consequences for mobility

Publication/article
Published: 2018 : Piersma, D.; Fuermaier, A.B.M.; Waard, D. de; Davidse, R.J.; Groot, J. de; Doumen, M.J.A.; Ponds, R.W.H.M.; Deyn, P.P. de; Brouwer, W.H.; Tucha, O.
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Background Driving is related to social participation; therefore older drivers may be reluctant to cease driving. Continuation of driving has also been reported in a large proportion of patients with...

Recording of alcohol in official crash statistics: underreporting and procedures to improve statistics

Publication/article
Published: 2018 : Vissers, L.; Houwing, S.; Wegman, F.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Risks,
Worldwide 1.25 million people die in road crashes every year and it is widely recognized that drink driving is an important risk-increasing factor. Official statistics of alcohol-related crashes are...

Risicogestuurd verkeersveiligheidsbeleid. Wat is het en wat kun je ermee?

Publication/article
Published: 2016 : Aarts, L.
Tags: Risks, Policy,
De laatste tijd zien we het steeds vaker in verkeersveiligheidsstukken opduiken: risicogestuurd verkeersveiligheidsbeleid. Dit artikel gaat nader in op wat dit precies inhoudt. Aan de hand van enkele... Read more

Determinants of road traffic safety: New evidence from Australia using state-space analysis

Publication/article
Published: 2016 : Nghiem, S.; Commandeur, J.J.F.; Connelly, L.B.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Risks, Policy,
This paper examines the determinants of road traffic crash fatalities in Queensland for the period 1958–2007 using a state-space time-series model. In particular, we investigate the effects of...

Risk factors related to MAIS3+ casualties

Publication/article
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Weijermars, W.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Risks, International,

A study in real traffic examining glance behaviour of teenage cyclists when listening to music: Results and ethical considerations

Publication/article
Published: 2018 : Stelling-Konczak, A.; Vlakveld, W.P.; Gent, P. van; Commandeur, J.J.F.; Wee, G.P. van; Hagenzieker, M.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Listening to music while cycling impairs cyclists’ auditory perception and may decrease their awareness of approaching vehicles. If the impaired auditory perception is not compensated by the cyclist...

Diseases and Disorders - Diabetes

Publication/article
Published: 2016 (European Commission): Goldenbeld, Ch; Schagen, I. van
Tags: Risks, Policy, International,
This synopsis discusses the effect of diabetes on road safety. Diabetes mellitus is a group of metabolic diseases characterised by defects in insulin secretion, insulin action, or both. Studies...