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An analysis of official road crash cost estimates in European countries

Published: 2019 : Wijnen, W.; Weijermars, W.; Schoeters, A.; Van den Berghe, W.; Bauer, R.; Carnis, L.; Elvik, R.; Martensen, H.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, International,
This paper gives an overview of official monetary valuations of the prevention of road crashes, road fatalities and injuries in 31 European countries. The values have been made comparable by...

Article: An analysis of official road crash cost estimates in European countries

SWOV researcher Weijermars coauthored the paper 'An analysis of official road crash cost estimates in European countries' in Safety Sciense. The paper gives an overview of official monetary...

A conceptual model for persuasive in-vehicle technology to influence tactical level driver behaviour

Published: 2019 : Gent, P. van; Farah, H.; Nes, N. van; Arem, B. van
Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
Persuasive in-vehicle systems aim to intuitively influence the attitudes and/or behaviour of a driver (i.e. without forcing them). However, the challenge in using these systems in a driving setting... Read more

Turbulence in traffic at motorway ramps and its impact on traffic operations and safety

Published: 2018 (SWOV): Beinum, A. van
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Infrastructure,

New EU project Levitate: Preparing Europe for a driverless future

How will autonomous vehicles improve safety, congestion and the environment? What are the key policy decisions to maximise the benefits and minimise negative outcomes? What are the mobility...

Happy holidays

…en een veilig 2019 toegewenst namens alle medewerkers van SWOV!

Kas Kamphuis, Msc.

Kas Kamphuis, MSc. graduated in 2016 in Applied Cognitive Psychology at Leiden University. At SWOV, he researches the fitness to drive of elderly people with early dementia and he participates in the... Read more

Launch of webtool to stimulate active transport modes in cities

Op 22 november is de 'PedBikePlanner' webtool officieel gelanceerd op de Polis Conferentie in Manchester. De webtool geeft een stad op basis van haar algemene kenmerken advies op maat over hoe...

The effects of using mobile phones and navigation systems during driving

Published: 2018 (SWOV): Knapper, A.
Tags: Risks, Technology & ITS,

Henk Stipdonk new director of the Knowledge Institute for Mobility Policy

Henk Stipdonk wordt per 1 februari 2019 de nieuwe directeur van het Kennisinstituut voor Mobiliteitsbeleid (KiM). Hij volgt daar George Gelauff op, die vorige week afscheid nam.