Found 9 documents.

Editorial for special issue: ‘Improving cyclist safety through scientific research’

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Twisk, D.; De Hair, S.; Otte, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,

The Dutch road to a high level of cycling safety

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Schepers, P.; Twisk, D.; Fishman, E.; Fyhri, A.; Jensen, A.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Infrastructure, Policy,
Many governments attempt to improve cycling safety to reduce the number of bicycle crashes and encourage cycling. The Netherlands is a world leader in bicycle use and safety. This paper explores how...

Look where you have to go! A field study comparing looking behaviour at urban intersections using a navigation system or a printed route instruction

Publication/article
Published: 2015 : Haupt, J.; Nes, N. van; Risser, R.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,interaction
In this study, experienced navigation system users (N = 20) drove a given unfamiliar route twice: once with the navigation system activated and once with a printed instruction including a route...

Challenges in reducing bicycle casualties with high volume cycle use: Lessons from the Netherlands

Publication/article
Published: 2015 (Ashgate Publishing): Twisk, D.A.M.; Davidse, R.J.; Schepers, P.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Infrastructure, Policy, Education,

The effects of cyclists present at rural intersections on speed behavior and workload of car drivers: A driving simulator study

Publication/article
Published: 2015 : Duivenvoorden, K.; Hogema, J.; Hagenzieker, M.; Wegman, F.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
Objective The objective was to gain insight into how the number of cyclists, the cyclist's approach direction, and the cyclist's action affect the speed and mental workload of drivers approaching...

Kantstroken op erftoegangswegen buiten de bebouwde kom

Publication/archived fact sheet
Published: 2013 (SWOV): SWOV
Tags: Infrastructure, Transport mode, Bicycle,

Crossing facilities for cyclists and pedestrians

Publication/archived fact sheet
Published: 2010 (SWOV): SWOV
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Infrastructure,

Oversteekvoorzieningen voor fietsers en voetgangers

Publication/archived fact sheet
Published: 2010 (SWOV): SWOV
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Infrastructure,
Meer dan de helft van de ernstige ongevallen (met doden of ziekenhuisgewonden) waarbij fietsers of voetgangers zijn betrokken vindt plaats tijdens het oversteken. Naar schatting gebeurt 32% van deze... Read more

Garanderen sirene en zwaailicht een veilige doorgang?

Publication/article
Published: 1988 (Ministerie van Binnenlandse Zaken, Directie Brandweer): Oei, H.-l.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Risks, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Infrastructure, Enforcement, Education, International,emergency vehicle
Yearly many police cars, ambulances, fire engines and other emergency vehicles are involved in accidents even when their special horns and blue rotating lights are working. For those emergency...