Found 35 documents.

Validity and reliability of a pc-based cycle test to measure higher order skills in 11 to 13 tear olds

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Published: 2017 : Witvoet, J.; Wesseling, S.; Vlakveld, W.; Vissers, J.; Hegeman, G.; Hukker; N.; Roelofs, E.; Twisk, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Human behaviour in traffic,

MeBeSafe: Infrastructure & car based nudges to improve cyclist safety

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Published: 2017 : Twisk, D.; Hair-Buijssen, S. de
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Human behaviour in traffic,

Understanding safety critical interactions between bicycles and motor vehicles in Europe by means of Naturalistic Driving techniques

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Published: 2012 : Twisk, D.A.M.; Nes, N. van; Haupt, J.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Passenger car, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Although prevention of bicycle–motorized-vehicle-crashes will result in significant improvements in bicycle mortality rates, little is known about the actual safety critical events leading up to...

A study in real traffic examining glance behaviour of teenage cyclists when listening to music: Results and ethical considerations

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Published: 2018 : Stelling-Konczak, A.; Vlakveld, W.P.; Gent, P. van; Commandeur, J.J.F.; Wee, G.P. van; Hagenzieker, M.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Listening to music while cycling impairs cyclists’ auditory perception and may decrease their awareness of approaching vehicles. If the impaired auditory perception is not compensated by the cyclist...

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

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Published: 2018 : 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...

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

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Published: 2017 : Boele-Vos, 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

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Published: 2017 : Boele-Vos, 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

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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’

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

Mobile phone conversations, listening to music and quiet (electric) cars: Are traffic sounds important for safe cycling?

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Published: 2017 : Stelling-Kończak, A.; Wee, G.P. van; Commandeur, J.J.F.; Hagenzieker, M.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Passenger car, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Listening to music or talking on the phone while cycling as well as the growing number of quiet (electric) cars on the road can make the use of auditory cues challenging for cyclists. The present...