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Recording of alcohol in official crash statistics: underreporting and procedures to improve statistics

SWOV researchers Vissers, Houwing and Wegman published the article 'Recording of alcohol in official crash statistics: underreporting and procedures to improve statistics' in Journal of the...

Delft Road Safety Courses 2018

The annual Road Safety Course organised by DRSC has kicked off! Over 20 road safety professionals from 20 low and middle income countries are being trained from September 16.

Phones in traffic: Dutch road users know it’s dangerous but still use them

Around two thirds of  the Dutch population occasionally use their phone while participating in traffic, while 76% considers their own use of the mobile phone in traffic to be dangerous. Although this... Read more

Sustainable Safety – 3rd edition: En route to a casualty-free road traffic system

The Dutch Sustainable Safety vision, developed in the 1990s, has been updated. The objective: maximum road safety for everyone, with a casualty-free traffic system as the ultimate ambition. This...... Read more

Project EDWARD: European Day Without A Road Death

Tags: Human behaviour in traffic, International,#projectedward
A day without fatalities on European roads. That's the aim of Project Edward each year. The project, which was launched in 2016, is an initiative of TISPOL, the European joint venture of police in... Read more

VIRTUAL Workshop: Open Source Human Body Model Development

VIRTUAL kindly invites experts interested in Human Body Modeling to join the workshop 'Open Source Human Body Model Development'. The event is free of charge. The workshop is held in conjunction with... Read more

Transport Research Arena 2020

In april 2020 vindt de 'Transport Research Arena' (TRA) plaats in Helsinki, Finland. Het tweejaarlijkse TRA is het belangrijkste Europese transportevenement en omvat alle aspecten van mobiliteit.

EU-project VIRTUAL: improving road safety with virtual crash tests

Met informatie uit botsproeven kan de verkeersveiligheid worden verbeterd. De EU financiert daarom nu een grootschalig onderzoeksproject waarin methodes worden ontwikkeld om ook 'virtueel'...

Recording of alcohol in official crash statistics: underreporting and procedures to improve statistics

Published: 2018 : Vissers, L.; Houwing, S.; Wegman, F.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Risks,
Worldwide 1.25 million people die in road crashes every year and it is widely recognized that drink driving is an important risk-increasing factor. Official statistics of alcohol-related crashes are...

Verkeersvaardigheidstraining met virtual reality voor basisschoolleerlingen

Publication/report R-2018-12
Published: 2018 (SWOV): Wijlhuizen, G.J.; Kint, S. van der
Tags: Human behaviour in traffic, Education,
Verzekeraar Interpolis startte in 2015 met ‘SlimOpWeg’, een meerjarig programma met als doel het aantal verkeersongevallen terug te dringen met 25% in 2020. Binnen dit programma worden diverse...... Read more