Found 34 documents.

Are there any significant differences in terms of age and sex in pedestrian and cyclist accidents?

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Published: 2021 : Leo, C.; Rizzi, M.C.; Bos, N.M.; Davidse, R.J.; Linder, A.; Tomasch, E.; Klug, C.
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Risks, Technology & ITS,
This study has analyzed sex-specific differences in pedestrian and cyclist accidents involving passenger cars. The most frequently injured body regions, types of injuries, which show sex-specific...

Driver state and mental workload

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isbn: 9780081026717
Published: 2021 (Elsevier Ltd.): Waard, D. de; Nes, N. van
Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
Mental workload plays a central role in driver behavior. Unlike physical workload, mental workload is difficult to quantify as it is the result of the interaction between the task to perform, that is...

HUMANIST 2018 – Emerging issues in human factors of vehicle automation: Introduction to the special issue of TRF

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Published: 2020 : Morris, A.; Nes, N. van; Dukic-Willstrand, T.; Charlton, S.G.
Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
Vehicle automation technology is progressing rapidly, and vehicle manufacturers now have the capability to manufacture a wholly self-driving vehicle that can cope with the demands of many traffic...

The persuasive automobile: Design and evaluation of a persuasive lane-specific advice human machine interface

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Published: 2020 : Gent, P. van; Farah, H.; Nes, N. van; Arem, B. van
Tags: Technology & ITS,
Traffic congestion is a major societal challenge. By advising drivers on the optimal lane to drive, traffic flow can be improved, and congestion reduced. In this paper we describe the development of...

Cyclists’ intentions to yield for automated cars at intersections when they have right of way: Results of an experiment using high-quality video animations

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Published: 2020 : Vlakveld, W.; Kint, S. van der; Hagenzieker, M.P.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Passenger car, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
What will cyclists do in future conflict situations with automated cars at intersections when the cyclist has the right of way? In order to explore this, short high-quality animation videos of...

FERSI position paper: Safety through automation? Ensuring that automated and connected driving contribute to a safer transportation system

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Published: 2020 : Anund, A.; Lindström, A.; Schagen, I. van; Linder, A.
Tags: Technology & ITS,
In 2018, the Forum of European Road Safety Research Institutes (FERSI) published a report on automated driving (AD) from a road safety point of view, prepared by a dedicated FERSI Working Group with...

VIRTUAL - a European approach to foster the uptake of virtual testing in vehicle safety assessment

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Published: 2020 : Linder, A.; Davidse, R.J.; Iraeus, J.; John, J.D.; Keller, A.; Klug, C.; Krašna, S.; Leo, C.; Ohlin, M.; Silvano, A.P.; Svensson, M.; Wågström, L.; Schmitt, K.-U.
Tags: Transport mode, Technology & ITS,
In the assessment of road user and vehicle occupant safety, physical testing is limited to a few scenarios. To advance transport safety it is vital to include more relevant scenarios. Virtual Testing...

Interactions between cyclists and automated vehicles: Results of a photo experiment

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Published: 2020 : Hagenzieker, M.; Kint, S. van der; Vissers, L.; Schagen, I. van; Bruin, J. de; Gent, P. van; Commandeur, J.J.F.
Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
Cyclists may have incorrect expectations of the behaviour of automated vehicles in interactions with them, which could bring extra risks in traffic. This study investigated whether expectations and...

The potential of naturalistic driving for in-depth understanding of driver behavior: UDRIVE results and beyond

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Published: 2019 : Nes, N. van; Bärgman, J.; Christoph, M.; Schagen, I. van
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Risks, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
Within the UDRIVE project, a rich cross-European naturalistic driving database was created which includes everyday driving data on car and truck drivers and powered two-wheeler riders. The database...

Using naturalistic data to study time headway behind motorcycles and other vehicles

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Published: 2019 : Winkelbauer, M; Donabauer, M.; Pommer, A.; Jansen, R.
Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Roughly 10% of motorcycle accidents in Austria are rear-end collisions. One explanatory factor for this could be short time headway, hence this research project. Naturalistic research provides a...