Found 1059 documents.

Peer distraction: an experiment to assess impact on adolescent and adult cyclists’ hazard perception

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Geus, E. de; Vlakveld, W.P.; Twisk, D.A.M.
Tags: Human behaviour in traffic,
To contribute to the understanding of the vulnerability of young adolescent cyclists, ages 12–14 years, this experiment compared adolescent and adult cyclists on the effects of distraction on hazard...

Driving difficulties among patients with Alzheimer’s Disease and other neurodegenerative disorders

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Fuermaier, A.B.M.; Piersma, D.; Waard, D. de; Davidse, R.J.; Groot, J. de; Doumen, M.J.A.; Bredewoud, R.; Claesen, R.; Lemstra, A.W.; Scheltens, P.; Vermeeren, A.; Ponds, R.; Verhey, F. ; De Deyn, P.P.; Brouwer, W.H.; Tucha, O.
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Background/Objective Neurodegenerative disorders impact fitness to drive of older drivers, but on-road driving studies investigating patients with different neurodegenerative disorders are scarce. A...

Driver fatigue

Publication/report 2019-T-05-EN
Published: 2019 (SWOV Institute for Road Safety Research): Goldenbeld, C.; Nikolaou, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Objective and methodology ESRA (E-Survey of Road users’ Attitudes) is a joint initiative of road safety institutes, research centres, public services, and private sponsors from all over the world....

Social environment versus cycling competency predicting risk-taking in 11- to 13-year-old cyclists in the Netherlands

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Twisk, D.; Vlakveld, W.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Human behaviour in traffic, Education,
Objectives From age 12 onwards, cycling injuries begin rising in The Netherlands. A known contributing factor is younger children’s underdeveloped competency to deal with complex and hazardous...

Determinants of take-over time from automated driving: A meta-analysis of 129 studies

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Zhang, B.; Winter, J. de; Varotto, S.; Happee, R.; Martens, M.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
An important question in automated driving research is how quickly drivers take over control of the vehicle in response to a critical event or a take-over request. Although a large number of studies...

Red light cameras revisited. Recent evidence on red light camera safety effects

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Goldenbeld, C.; Daniels, S.; Schermers, G.
Tags: Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
The aim of this paper is to update the most recent published evidence on road safety estimates of recent red light camera (RLC) and speed/red light camera studies (SRLC). A literature search was...

Interactions between cyclists and automated vehicles: Results of a photo experiment

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Hagenzieker, M.; Kint, S. van der; Vissers, L.; Schagen, I. van; Bruin, J. de; Gent, P. van; Commandeur, J.J.F.
Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
Cyclists may have incorrect expectations of the behaviour of automated vehicles in interactions with them, which could bring extra risks in traffic. This study investigated whether expectations and...

Evaluatie buurtacties in 30km/uur-straten

Publication/report R-2019-4
Published: 2019 (SWOV): Bax, C.; Goldenbeld, C.; Petegem, J.W.H. van; Mons, C.; Commandeur, J.J.F.; Hoekstra, T.; Tuijp, I.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement,Road safety; residents actions; civil road safety actions; subjective safety; 30 km/h; effectiveness; speed violation
In 30km/uur-zones vielen in 2015 40 verkeersdoden (ANWB, 2017). Ook rijden automobilisten in 30km/uur-zones regelmatig te hard (SWOV, 2018). Bovendien voelen mensen zich onveiliger wanneer... Read... Read more

Het effect van buurtacties in 30km/uur-straten van vijf gemeenten

Publication/report
Published: 2019 (CROW): Bax, C.; Goldenbeld, C.; Petegem, J.H. van; Mons, C.; Commandeur, J.; Hoekstra, T.; Tuijp, I.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Risks, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic,
Dit onderzoek bekeek het effect van buurtacties op gereden snelheden en op verkeersveiligheidsgevoelens van bewoners in vijf 30km/uur-straten. De buurtacties bestonden bijvoorbeeld uit... Read more

A preliminary analysis of in-depth accident data for powered two-wheelers and bicycles in Europe

Publication/article
Published: 2018 : Ziakopoulos, A.; Theofilatos, A.; Yannis, G.; Margaritis, D.; Thomas, P.; Morris, A.; Brown, L.; Robibaro, M.; Usami, D.; Phan, V.; Davidse, R.; Buttler, I.
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Despite progress from scientific and technological advancements, road safety remains a major issue worldwide. Road accident impacts such as fatalities, injuries and property damage consist...