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Single unprotected road user crashes: Europe we have a problem!

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Published: 2016 : Methorst, R.; Eenink, R.; Cardoso, J.; Machata, K.; Malasek, J.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, International,
Unprotected Road Users (URU) are a subset of Vulnerable Road Users (VRU) who are not protected in their vehicles: pedestrians, cyclists and powered two-wheelers. EU statistics for 2014 show that...

Auditory localisation of conventional and electric cars: laboratory results and implications for cycling safety

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Published: 2016 : Stelling-Konczak, A.; Hagenzieker, M.; Commandeur, J.J.F.; Agterberg, M.J.H.; Wee, G.P. van
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Passenger car, Human behaviour in traffic,Sounds
When driven at low speeds, cars operating in electric mode have been found to be quieter than conventional cars. As a result, the auditory cues which pedestrians and cyclists use to assess the...

Bicycling under the influence of alcohol

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Published: 2016 : Waard, D. de; Houwing, S.; Lewis Evans, B.; Twisk, D.; Brookhuis, K.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks,
Objective According to international data estimates the proportion bicyclists with a positive Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) who are involved in accidents ranges from 15% to 57%. This large...