Found 112 documents.

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

Second opinion Amsterdamsestraatweg

Publication/report R-2017-6
Published: 2017 (SWOV): Louwerse, W.J.R.; Loenis, B.J.C.
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Passenger car, Infrastructure, Policy,Traffic; safety; accident; accident rate; accident prevention; layout; modification; secondary road; design (overall design...
De Amsterdamsestraatweg in Utrecht is een lange, drukke 50km/uur-weg die het centrum van Utrecht verbindt met de Utrechtse binnenring en de gemeente Maarssen in het noordwesten. De gemeente Utrecht... Read more

Cyclists

28 Jun 2017
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle,
In 2016, there were 189 road deaths among cyclists in the Netherlands. This is approximately 30% of the total number of road deaths. The number of seriously injured cyclists is not exactly known....... Read more

Maak van de nul een punt in Zuid-Holland

Publication/report R-2017-5
Published: 2017 (SWOV): Aarts, L.T.; Boele, M.J.; Bos, N.M.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Policy,Traffic; safety; fatality; injury; accident; accident rate; accident prevention; age; driver; driving (veh); adolescent; old people;...
Het Regionaal Ondersteuningsbureau Verkeersveiligheid Zuid-Holland (ROV-ZH) is bezig met de invulling en uitwerking van het Meerjarenprogramma verkeersveiligheid 2017-2020. Met dit programma... Read... Read more

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

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Stelling-Konczak, 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...

Bicycle fatalities: trends in crashes with and without motor vehicles in the Netherlands

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Schepers, P.; Stipdonk, H.; Methorst, R.; Olivier, J.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Bicycle,
Boufous and Olivier (2015) recently found an increasing trend of police-reported cyclist deaths in single-vehicle crashes while a decreasing trend was found for fatal bicycle-motor vehicle crashes....

The Dutch road to a high level of cycling safety

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Schepers, P.; Twisk, D.; Fishman, E.; Fyhri, A.; Jensen, A.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Infrastructure, Policy,
Many governments attempt to improve cycling safety to reduce the number of bicycle crashes and encourage cycling. The Netherlands is a world leader in bicycle use and safety. This paper explores how...

Safe interaction between cyclists, pedestrians and automated vehicles

Publication/report R-2016-16
Published: 2016 (SWOV): Vissers, L.; Kint, S. van der; Schagen, I. van; Hagenzieker, M.
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Passenger car, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,cyclist
Automated vehicles are gradually entering our roadway system. Before our roads will be solely used by fully automated vehicles, a long transition period is to be expected in which fully automated...

Phone use by cyclists and pedestrians

Publication/archived fact sheet
Published: 2017 (SWOV): SWOV
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,