Found 834 documents.

The MMSE should not be the sole indicator of fitness to drive in mild Alzheimer’s dementia

Publication/article
Published: 2018 : Piersma, D.; Fuermaier, A.B.M.; Waard, D. de; De Deyn, P.P.; Davidse, R.J.; Groot, J. de; Doumen, M.J.A.; Bredewoud, R.A.; Claesen, R.; Lemstra, A.W.; Vermeeren, A.; Ponds, R.; Verhey, F.; Brouwer, W.H.; Tucha, O.
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Since Alzheimer’s disease may affect driving performance, patients with Alzheimer’s disease are assessed on fitness to drive. On-road driving assessments are widely used, and attempts have also been...

Cycling safe and sound

Publication/dissertation
Published: 2018 (SWOV): Stelling-Kończak, A.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,

Adherence to driving cessation advice given to patients with cognitive impairment and consequences for mobility

Publication/article
Published: 2018 : Piersma, D.; Fuermaier, A.B.M.; Waard, D. de; Davidse, R.J.; Groot, J. de; Doumen, M.J.A.; Ponds, R.W.H.M.; Deyn, P.P. de; Brouwer, W.H.; Tucha, O.
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Background Driving is related to social participation; therefore older drivers may be reluctant to cease driving. Continuation of driving has also been reported in a large proportion of patients with...

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

Publication/article
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...

Sustainable Safety 3rd edition – The advanced vision for 2018-2030

Publication/report
isbn: 978-90-73946-17-0
Published: 2018 (SWOV): SWOV
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Passenger car, Risks, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, Education,Traffic; safety; sustainable safety; theory...
The vision of Sustainable Safety is an optimal approach to improve road safety, originating from the Netherlands. It is a vision that is shared by many road safety professionals. A sustainably safe...

Risicogestuurd verkeersveiligheidsbeleid. Wat is het en wat kun je ermee?

Publication/article
Published: 2016 : Aarts, L.
Tags: Risks, Policy,
De laatste tijd zien we het steeds vaker in verkeersveiligheidsstukken opduiken: risicogestuurd verkeersveiligheidsbeleid. Dit artikel gaat nader in op wat dit precies inhoudt. Aan de hand van enkele... Read more

Driving under the influence of alcohol

13 Jul 2018
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,alcolock
In 2015, an estimated 12% - 23% of the road deaths in the Netherlands were due to drinking and driving, 75 to 140 fatalities. In 2017, 1.4% of the drivers were under the influence of alcohol during... Read more

Dodelijke verkeersongevallen op rijkswegen in 2016

Publication/report R-2018-9
Published: 2018 (SWOV): Davidse, R. J.; Louwerse, W.J.R.; Duijvenvoorde, K. van
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic,Motorway; fatality; accident; cause; police; accident...
In opdracht van Rijkswaterstaat heeft SWOV onderzoek gedaan naar de dodelijke ongevallen die in 2016 op rijkswegen hebben plaatsgevonden. Het hoofddoel van het onderzoek was te leren van de... Read... Read more

Interpolis Barometer 2017

Publication/report R-2017-19E
Published: 2017 (SWOV): Christoph, M.W.T.; Kint, S. van der; Wesseling, S.
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Commissioned by Interpolis, SWOV conducted a questionnaire study into the mobile phone use in Dutch traffic. This study will be carried out on an annual basis for a period of five years. This...

Determinants of road traffic safety: New evidence from Australia using state-space analysis

Publication/article
Published: 2016 : Nghiem, S.; Commandeur, J.J.F.; Connelly, L.B.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Risks, Policy,
This paper examines the determinants of road traffic crash fatalities in Queensland for the period 1958–2007 using a state-space time-series model. In particular, we investigate the effects of...