Found 1710 documents.

A systematic cost-benefit analysis of 29 road safety measures

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Published: 2019 : Daniels, S.; Martensen, H.; Schoeters, A.; Van den Berghe, W.; Papadimitriou, E.; Ziakopoulos, A.; Kaiser, S.; Aigner-Breuss, E.; Soteropoulos, A.; Wijnen, W.; Weijermars, W.; Carnis, L.; Elvik, R.; Martin Perez, O.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy,
Economic evaluations of road safety measures are only rarely published in the scholarly literature. We collected and (re-)analyzed evidence in order to conduct cost-benefit analyses (CBAs) for 29...

Analysis of Swedish and Dutch accident data on cyclist injuries in cyclist-car collisions

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Published: 2019 : Leo, C.; Klug, C.; Ohlin, M,; Bos, N.M.; Davidse, R.J.; Linder, A.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Bicycle, Passenger car, International,
Objective: To reduce the number of severe injuries sustained by cyclists in crashes with vehicles, it is important to understand which kinds of injuries are occurring to identify what should be...

Maak de zelfrijdende auto een maatschappelijk succes

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Published: 2018 : Eenink, R.; Wismans, L.; Hellinckx, P.
Tags: Technology & ITS, Policy,
Het Kennisinstituut voor de Mobiliteit (KiM) beschrijft in “Chauffeur aan het stuur?” vier toekomstbeelden voor de zelfrijdende auto (ZRA). Deze beelden variëren zowel in de mate van automatisering... Read more

Analysing noisy driver physiology real-time using off-the-shelf sensors: Heart rate analysis software from the Taking the Fast Lane Project

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Published: 2019 : Gent, P. van; Farah, H.; Nes, N. van; Arem, B. van
Tags: Human behaviour in traffic,
This paper describes the functioning and development of HeartPy: a heart rate analysis toolkit designed for photoplethysmogram (PPG) data. Most openly available algorithms focus on electrocardiogram...

HeartPy: A novel heart rate algorithm for the analysis of noisy signals

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Published: 2019 : Gent, P. van; Farah, H.; Nes, N. van; Arem, B. van
Tags: Human behaviour in traffic,
Heart rate data are often collected in human factors studies, including those into vehicle automation. Advances in open hardware platforms and off-the-shelf photoplethysmogram (PPG) sensors allow the...

Self-regulation of drivers’ mobile phone use: The influence of driving context

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Published: 2019 : Christoph, M.; Wesseling, S.; Nes, N. van
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Mobile phone use while driving is a major concern for traffic safety. Various studies indicate negative effects of distracted driving and recent Naturalistic Driving studies report substantial...

The influence of environmental factors on speed choice

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Published: 2011 (IEEE Technology Centre GmbH): Aarts, L.; Brandenburg, S.; Nes, N. van
Speed and homogeneity of speed are important factors for safe and sustainable traffic. Lower speeds and more homogeneous speeds are safer and cause less pollution. Speed behavior is influenced by...

Peer distraction: an experiment to assess impact on adolescent and adult cyclists’ hazard perception

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Published: 2019 : Geus, E. de; Vlakveld, W.P.; Twisk, D.A.M.
Tags: Human behaviour in traffic,
To contribute to the understanding of the vulnerability of young adolescent cyclists, ages 12–14 years, this experiment compared adolescent and adult cyclists on the effects of distraction on hazard...

The expenditure on preventing road casualties

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Published: 2011 : Wijnen, W.
Tags: Road safety in numbers,
Improving road safety means that money must be spent on the prevention of road crashes and injuries. This expenditure gives an indication of the efforts spent on improving road safety and how these...

Benchmarking van verkeersveiligheid

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Published: 2017 : Bax, C.; Aarts, L.
Tags: Policy,