Found 1061 documents.

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...

Red light cameras

Publication/article
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Goldenbeld, Ch.
Tags: Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, International,
Red light cameras (RLCs) are one of several possible countermeasures against red light running. Red light running is a risky traffic violation since it is associated with very serious, high injury...

Licence suspension

Publication/article
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Goldenbeld, Ch.
Tags: Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, International,
In most countries, a licence suspension means a temporary withdrawal of the privilege to drive a motorised vehicle. Most often after a fixed period of time and after fulfilling certain conditions (e... Read more

First aid training for drivers

Publication/article
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Goldenbeld, Ch.; Weijermars, W.
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
In various European countries, first aid training is obligatory for commercial drivers and in some countries for all drivers. First aid from bystanders may reduce the likelihood of death after a road...

Identification and safety effects of road user related measures

Publication/report
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Theofilatos, A.; Aigner-Breuss, E.; Kaiser, S.; Alfonsi, R.; Braun, E.; Eichhorn, A.; Pilgerstorfer, M.; Alfonsi, R.; Hay, M.; Etienne, V.; Paire-Ficout, L.; Goldenbeld, C.; Schagen, I. van; et al.
Tags: Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, 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...

Risicofactoren op 50km/uur-kruispunten met verkeerslichten

Publication/report R-2017-21
Published: 2017 (SWOV): Aarts, L.T.; Loenis, B.; Korving, H.; Guiking, C.
Tags: Infrastructure, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic,Risk; risk assessment; urban area; cross roads; red light; negligence; traffic signal; traffic control; information documentation; database; road...
In 2016 deed SWOV onderzoek naar risicofactoren in het verkeer, ook wel bekend als Safety Performance Indicators (SPI’s) die als indicatie  voor verkeersonveiligheid kunnen dienen. Beleidsmakers...... Read more

Advies praktijkproef

Publication/report R-2017-8
Published: 2017 (SWOV): Craen, S. de; Bax, C.A.; Boele, M.J.; Petegem, J.W.H. van
Tags: Transport mode, Freight and delivery traffic, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,Vehicle; automatic; behaviour; road user; traffic; safety; test; test method; road traffic; risk...
Bij beoordeling van een praktijkproef met (deels) zelfrijdende voertuigen op de openbare weg is de Dienst Wegverkeer (RDW) eindverantwoordelijk voor de ontheffing. SWOV adviseert RDW over de mens... Read more