Found 63 documents.

Turbulence in traffic at motorway ramps and its impact on traffic operations and safety

Publication/dissertation
Published: 2018 (SWOV): Beinum, A. van
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Infrastructure,

The effects of using mobile phones and navigation systems during driving

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

Serious road traffic injuries in Europe, Lessons from the EU research project SafetyCube

Publication/article
Published: 2018 : Weijermars, W.; Bos, N.; Schoeters, A.; Meunier, J.-C.; Nuyttens, N.; Dupont, E.; Machata, K.; Bauer, R.; Perez, K.; Martin, J.-L.; Johansson, H.; Filtness, A.; Brown, L.; Thomas, P.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, International,
The EU research project SafetyCube pays specific attention to serious road injuries, defined as nonfatal road traffic casualties with an injury severity level of MAIS3+. By means of surveys,...

Higher-order cycling skills among 11- to 13-year-old cyclists and relationships with cycling experience, risky behavior, crashes and self-assessed skill

Publication/article
Published: 2018 : Twisk, D.; Wesseling, S.; Vlakveld, W.; Vissers, J.; Hegeman, G.; Hukker, N; Roelofs, E.; Slinger, W.
Introduction In the Netherlands, young cyclists are extremely vulnerable in traffic, which may partly be due to their still underdeveloped higher-order cycling skill. So far, knowledge on their...

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...

Multi-level driver workload prediction using machine learning and off-the-shelf sensors

Publication/article
Published: 2018 : Gent, P. van; Melman, T.; Farah, H.; Nes, N. van; Arem, B. van
Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
The present study aims to add to the literature on driver workload prediction using machine learning methods. The main aim is to develop workload prediction on a multi-level basis, rather than a...

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,

Do road user roles serve as social identities? Differences between self-described cyclists and car drivers

Publication/article
Published: 2018 : Hoekstra, A.T.G; Twisk, D.A.M.; Hagenzieker, M.P.
Tags: Human behaviour in traffic,
Research in different domains has shown that people categorize oneself and others as ingroup ("us") and outgroup ("them") members, resulting in group-based stereotyping and attribution errors that...

Naturalistic Driving-onderzoek bij de SWOV

Publication/article
Published: 2013 : Knapper, A; Nes, N. van; Christoph, M.
Tags: Technology & ITS, 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...