Found 43 documents.

A car road deaths model to explain the annual road death peak near 1970 in high income countries, using driver experience and travel

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Published: 2020 : Stipdonk, H.
Tags: Road safety in numbers,
The World Health Organisation estimates that 1,350,000 road deaths occur worldwide. Adequate models relating road death data to distance travelled or risk factors do not exist. Remarkable road safety...

Ongelukken met gemotoriseerde tweewielers - Letselpatroon, letselernst en mortaliteit

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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

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...

Implications of estimating road traffic serious injuries from hospital data

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Published: 2019 : Pérez, K.; Weijermars, W.; Bos, N.; Filtness, A.J.; Bauer, R; Johannsen, H.; Nuyttens, N.; Pascal, L.; Thomas, P.; Olabarria, M.; The Working group of WP7 project
Tags: Road safety in numbers, International,
To determine accurately the number of serious injuries at EU level and to compare serious injury rates between different countries it is essential to use a common definition. In January 2013, the...

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...

Forecasting German crash numbers: the effect of meteorological variables

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Published: 2019 : Diependaele, K.; Martensen, H.; Lerner, M.; Schepers, A.; Bijleveld, F.; Commandeur, J.J.F.
Tags: Road safety in numbers,
At the end of each year, the German Federal Highway Research Institute (BASt) publishes the road safety balance of the closing year. They describe the development of accident and casualty numbers...

An analysis of official road crash cost estimates in European countries

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Published: 2019 : Wijnen, W.; Weijermars, W.; Schoeters, A.; Van den Berghe, W.; Bauer, R.; Carnis, L.; Elvik, R.; Martensen, H.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, International,
This paper gives an overview of official monetary valuations of the prevention of road crashes, road fatalities and injuries in 31 European countries. The values have been made comparable by...

The impact of changes in the proportion of unexperienced car driving on the annual number of road deaths

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Published: 2017 : Stipdonk, H.
Tags: Road safety in numbers,
The annual number of road deaths in the Netherlands and other high income countries is featured by a summit around 1970. However, for different types of fatal road crashes (pedestrians killed by a...

Costs related to serious road injuries

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Published: 2018 : Schoeters, A.; Wijnen ,W.; Carnis, L.; Weijermars, W.; Elvik, R.; Johannsen, H.; Van den Berghe, W.; Reed, S.; Daniels, S.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy, International,
Costs related to serious injuries constitute an important input variable to assess the cost-efficiency of road safety measures, which is one of the objectives of the H2020 EU project SafetyCube. A...