Found 14 documents.

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

Publication/article
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...

Preliminary analysis plan

Publication/report
Published: 2014 (European Commission): Utesch, F.; Bärgman, J.; Carsten, O.; Christoph, M.; Engström, J.; Guyonvarch, L.; Lai, F.; Ligterink, N.; Lotan, T.; Nes, N. van; Petzoldt, T.; Saintpierre, G.; Vonk, W.; Winkelbauer, M.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Deliverable 11.2 is part of SP1 of UDRIVE. It is integrated in WP1.1 which is dedicated to develop the project’s research questions and the preliminary analysis plan. It describes the planned...

The UDRIVE dataset and key analysis results

Publication/report
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Bärgman, J.; Nes, N. van; Christoph, M.; Jansen, R.; Heijne, V.; Carsten, O.; Dotzauer, M.; Utech, F.; Svanberg, E.; Pereira Cocron, M.; Forcolin, F.; Kovaceva, J.; Guyonvarch, L.; Hibberd, D.; Lotan, T.; Winkelbauer, M.; Sagberg, F.; ... Fox, C
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
UDrive is a large European naturalistic driving study, sponsored by the European Commission (FP7). Nineteen partners across Europe have come together and, along with stakeholders, defined research...

Interactions with vulnerable road users

Publication/report
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Jansen, R.; Lotan, T.; Winkelbauer, M.; Bärgman, J.; Kovaceva, J.; Donabauer, M.; Pommer, A.; Musicant, O.; Harel, A.; Wesseling, S.; Christoph, M.; Nes, N. van
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Within UDRIVE there has been a specific focus on pedestrians, cyclists and Powered Two Wheelers (PTWs). These groups of road users are particularly vulnerable in traffic because they lack the...

Recommendations for safety and sustainability measures

Publication/report
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Tattegrain, H.; Wilmink, I.; Wesseling, S.; Guyonvarch, L.; Frey, A.; Welsh, R.; Evegenou, M.; Letisserand, D.; Riouffreyt, M.; Guillaume, A.; Nes, N. van
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, Education, International,
The aim of Task 5.1 is to identify and select, among the outcomes of SP4, the results that are relevant to infer recommendations for measures improving road safety and sustainability. Due to time...

Inventory of road user related risk factors and safety measures

Publication/report
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Aigner-Breuss, E.; Kaiser, S.; Usami, D.S.; Reed, S.; Weijermars, W.
Tags: Risks, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Safety CaUsation, Benefits and Efficiency (SafetyCube) is a European Commission supported Horizon 2020 project with the objective of developing an innovative Road Safety Decision Support System (DSS...

Traffic rule violations - Red light running

Publication/article
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Goldenbeld, Ch; Schagen, I. van
Tags: Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Red light running is a risky traffic violation leading to traffic conflicts at intersections that may result very serious injury. Crashes related to red light running compose a substantial part of...

Personal Factors - Sensation seeking

Publication/article
Published: 2016 (European Commission): Goldenbeld, Ch; Schagen, I. van
Tags: Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Sensation seeking is a personality trait that steers people at “varied, novel, complex and intense sensations and experiences” and at “accepting the physical, social, legal, and financial risks for...

Driving hours and rest time / hours of service regulations for commercial drivers

Publication/article
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Goldenbeld, Ch.
Tags: Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
‘Driving hour and rest time’ or ‘hours of service’ (HOS) regulations are regulations that limit when and for how long drivers of commercial goods or passenger vehicles are allowed to drive and/or...

Demerit point systems

Publication/article
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Goldenbeld, Ch.
Tags: Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, International,
With a demerit point system, demerit points are meted out to traffic offenders in addition to the normal penalty. Generally, more demerit points are meted out when the offence is more serious. If a...