Found 92 documents.

Ontwikkeling Netwerk Safety Index gemeente Amsterdam

Publication/report R-2017-10
Published: 2017 (SWOV): Wijlhuizen, G.J.; Petegem, J.W.H. van; Schermers, G.; Bruin, J. de; Commandeur, J.J.F.; Kars, V.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Infrastructure, Policy,Cycling; cyclist; bicycle; moped; moped rider; road network; cycle track; traffic; safety performance indicator; SPI; accident; accident rate; injury;...
De gemeente Amsterdam voert een proactief risicogestuurd verkeersveiligheidsbeleid (Meerjarenplan Verkeersveiligheid 2016-2021, Gemeente Amsterdam, 2016). Een belangrijke reden voor de toenemende...... Read more

Under-reporting bicycle accidents to police in the COST TU1101 international survey: Cross-country comparisons and associated factors

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Shinar, D.; Valero-Mora, P.; Strijp-Houtenbos, M. van; Haworth, N.; Schramm, A.; De Bruyne, G.; Cavallo, V.; Chliaoutakis, J.; Dias, J.; Ferraro, O.E.; Fyhri, A.; Hursa Sajatovic, A.; Kuklane, K.; Ledesma, R.; Mascarell, O.; Morandi, A.; Musero, M.; Otte
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Bicycle, International,
Police crash reports are often the main source for official data in many countries. However, with the exception of fatal crashes, crashes are often underreported in a biased manner. Consequently, the...

Pedelecs and speed pedelecs

18 Sep 2017
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
Pedelecs are popular. Initially especially elderly people bought pedelecs, but meanwhile pedelecs have also become popular with other target groups. It is not precisely known if cycling on a pedelec... Read more

Speed-pedelec op de rijbaan

Publication/report R-2017-13
Published: 2017 (SWOV): Stelling-Konczak, A.; Groot-Mesken, J. de; Vlakveld, W.; Wesseling, S.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement,elektrische fiets
Sinds 1 januari 2017 is de nieuwe wetgeving voor de speedpedelec van kracht en is de speed-pedelec gekentekend als bromfiets – tot die tijd gold de speed-pedelec (tijdelijk) als snorfiets. Volgens... Read more

Speed-pedelecs op de rijbaan: observatieonderzoek

Publication/report R-2017-13A
Published: 2017 (SWOV): Stelling-Konczak, A.; Vlakveld, W.P.; Wesseling, S.; Groot-Mesken, J. de; Christoph, M.; Algera, A.J.; Twisk, D.A.M.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement,elektrische fiets
Veranderingen in de regelgeving Speed-pedelecs zijn elektrische fietsen die trapondersteuning bieden tot aan 45 km/uur. Tot 1 januari 2017 waren speed-pedelecs volgens de wet snorfietsen. Wanneer er... Read more

Crashes involving cyclists aged 50 and over: an in-depth study

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Boele, M.J.; Duijvenvoorde, K. van; Doumen, M.J.A.; Duivenvoorden, C.W.A.E.; Louwerse, W.J.R.; Davidse, R.J.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
The number of seriously injured cyclists is increasing in the Netherlands. The majority of these seriously injured cyclists were involved in single-bicycle or bicycle-bicycle crashes. Little is known...

Effect of physical effort on mental workload of cyclists in real traffic in relation to age and use of pedelecs

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Boele, M.J.; Commandeur, J.J.F.; Twisk, D.A.M.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
To improve cycling safety, insight is required into the factors that contribute to road safety of older cyclists. From the wide range of possible factors, this paper addresses the role of physical...

An experiment on rider stability while mounting: Comparing middle-aged and elderly cyclists on pedelecs and conventional bicycles

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Twisk, D.A.M.; Platteel, S.; Lovegrove, G.R.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks,
Pedelecs, popular among elderly cyclists, are associated with a higher injury risk than conventional bicycles. About 17% of these injuries are due to falls while (dis)mounting. Using instrumented...

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,

Improving cyclist safety through scientific research, ICSC2015

Publication/magazine
Published: 2017 : -
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,