Found 805 documents.

Topic analysis of Road safety inspections using latent dirichlet allocation: A case study of roadside safety in Irish main roads

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Roque, C.; Cardoso, J.L.; Connell, T.; Schermers, G; Weber, R.
Tags: Infrastructure, Policy, International,
Under the Safe System framework, Road Authorities have a responsibility to deliver inherently safe roads and streets. Addressing this problem depends on knowledge of the road network safety...

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....

Road categorisation and design of self explaining roads

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Published: 2006 (European Commission): Matena, S.; Weber, R; Louwerse, W.; Drolenga, H.; Vaneerdewegh, P.; Pokorny, P.; Gaitanidou, L.; Hollo, P.; Moksari, T.; Elvik, R.; Cardoso, J.
Tags: Infrastructure, International,

Accident prediction models and road safety impact assessment: results of the pilot studies

Publication/report
Published: 2007 (European Commission): Eenink, R.; Reurings, M.; Elvik, R.; Cardoso, J.; Wichert, S.; Stefan, C.
Tags: Infrastructure, International,

Assessment of the Action Plan and of regional instruments

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Published: 2018 (European Commission): Mignot, D.; Carnis, L.; Adoléhoumé, A.; Aketch, S.; Anthony, E.; Etienne, V.; Fernandez, E.; Lassarre, S.; Remacle, E.; Sanon, C.; Schermers, G.; Usami, D.-S.; Welsh, R.; Wismans, J.; Yerpez, J.; Zagre, T.; Zammataro, S.
Tags: Policy, International,
According to the Global Status Report on Road Safety 2015 of WHO (WHO, 2015), “road traffic injuries claim more than 1.2 million lives each year and have a huge impact on health and development”....

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

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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...

Coaches and road safety in Europe

Publication/report R-2019-11
Published: 2019 (SWOV): Temürhan, M.; Stipdonk, H.L.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Passenger car, Other modes of traffic, International,
This study has compared the safety of coaches in traffic with the safety of other modes of transport (passenger car, train and airplane) in the European countries Austria, Belgium, Germany, Denmark... Read more

The European road safety decision support system on risks and measures

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Published: 2019 : Martensen, H.; Diependaele, K.; Daniels, S.; Van den Berghe, W.; Papadimitriou, E.; Yannis, G.; Schagen, I. van; Weijermars, W.; Wijnen, W.; Filtness, A.; Talbor, R.; Thomas, P.; Machata, K.; Aigner Breuss, E.; Kaiser, S.; Hermitte, T.; Thomson, R.; Elvik
Tags: Policy, International,
The European Road Safety Decision Support System (roadsafety-dss.eu) is an innovative system providing the available evidence on a broad range of road risks and possible countermeasures. This paper...

An integrated behavioural model for active transport mode choices

Publication/article
Published: 2018 : Dupont, E.; De Ceunynck, T.; Wijlhuizen, G.J.
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
The current paper describes an integrated behavioural model that includes the main factors that can contribute to a modal shift from motorized to active transport modes. It has been built based on an...

An analysis of official road crash cost estimates in European countries

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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...