Found 612 documents.

Motorcycle Safety in Africa

Publication/report
Published: 2020 (FRED Engineering / SWOV): Tripodi, A.; Mazzia, E.; Reina Barranco, F; Caporali, E.; Schermers, G.; Craen, S. de
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Policy, International,
In developing countries, with relatively poorly developed public transport and road infrastructure, motorcycles are a fast, cheap, and efficient transport alternative. However, despite the mobility...

E-scooters in Europe: legal status, usage and safety

Publication/report FERSI paper
Published: 2020 (FERSI Forum of European Road Safety Research Institutes): Kamphuis, K.; Schagen, I. van
Tags: Transport mode, Other modes of traffic, Technology & ITS, International,
Based on the input from FERSI members, this FERSI paper presents the legal status, usage and safety of e-scooters in 18 European countries. E-scooters are allowed in most of these countries. However...

Final report from CEDR Research Programme Call 2015 "User Needs in a Multimodal Context"

Publication/report
Published: 2020 (CEDR): Jones, M.; Hopkin, J.; Wijlhuizen, G.J.; Dijkstra, A.; De Ceunynck, T.; Fyhri, A.; Ciccone, A.; Gerike, R.; Köhler, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Technology & ITS, International,
The CEDR Transnational Research Programme Call 2015 was developed by CEDR Working Group Innovation and funded by the CEDR members from Germany, Netherlands, Finland, Ireland and Sweden. The aim of...

Defining the future of passenger car transport

Publication/report
Published: 2019 (European Commission): Boghani, H.C.; Papazikou, E.; Zwart, R. de; Roussou, J.; Hu, B.; Filtness, A.; Papadoulis, A.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Technology & ITS, Policy, International,
The aim of the LEVITATE project is to prepare a new impact assessment framework to enable policymakers to manage the introduction of connected and automated transport systems, maximise the benefits...

Defining the future of freight transport

Publication/report
Published: 2019 (European Commission): Hu, B.; Zwart, R. de; Papazikou, E.; Boghani, H.C.; Filtness, A.; Roussou, J.
Tags: Transport mode, Freight and delivery traffic, Technology & ITS, Policy, International,
The aim of the LEVITATE project is to develop a new impact assessment framework to enable policymakers to manage the introduction of connected and automated transport systems, maximise the benefits...

Final report of Working Group 2: Traffic psychology

Publication/report
Published: 2015 (European Commission): Shinar, D.; Bogerd, C.P.; Chliaoutakis, J.; Cavallo, V.; Crundall, D.; Dias, J.; Haworth, N.; Holt, N.; Houtenbos, M.; Kuklane, K.; Lajunen, T.; Morandi, A.; Oron-Gilad, T.; Orsi, C.; Papadakaki, M.; Parkkari, K.; Rus, D.; Saplioglu, M.; et al.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, International,

HOPE: Helmet Optimization in Europe: The final report of COST Action TU1101

Publication/report
Published: 2015 (European Commission): Bogerd, C.P.; Annaheim, S.; Halldin, P.; Houtenbos, M.; Otte, D.; Shinar, D.; Walker, I.; Willinger, R.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, International,fietshelm
The primary purpose of COST Action TU1101 was to stimulate collaboration and networking amongst European scientists working in the field of bicycle helmet safety and improvement. By gathering...

Driver fatigue

Publication/report 2019-T-05-EN
Published: 2019 (SWOV Institute for Road Safety Research): Goldenbeld, C.; Nikolaou, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Objective and methodology ESRA (E-Survey of Road users’ Attitudes) is a joint initiative of road safety institutes, research centres, public services, and private sponsors from all over the world....

Coaches and road safety in Europe

Publication/report R-2019-11
Published: 2019 (SWOV): Temürhan, M.; Stipdonk, H.L.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Passenger car, Other modes of traffic, International,
This study has compared the safety of coaches in traffic with the safety of other modes of transport (passenger car, train and airplane) in the European countries Austria, Belgium, Germany, Denmark... Read more

The safety effects of (digital) roadside advertising: an overview of the literature

Publication/report
Published: 2018 (CEDR): Vlakveld, W.; Helman, S.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Roadside advertising is, by its nature, designed to capture the attention of road users. Because humans have limited attentional resources it is therefore possible that such advertisements could...