Found 813 documents.

Interpolis Barometer 2017

Publication/report R-2017-19
Published: 2017 (SWOV): Christoph, M.W.T.; Kint, S. van der; Wesseling, S.
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,Mobile phone; distraction; attention; road user
SWOV heeft in opdracht van Interpolis een vragenlijstonderzoek uitgevoerd naar telefoongebruik in het Nederlandse verkeer. Deze studie zal jaarlijks worden herhaald voor een periode van vijf jaar... Read more

Road injuries, health burden, but not fatalities make 12- to 17-year olds a high risk group in the Netherlands

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Twisk, D.A.M.; Bos, N.M.; Weijermars, W.A.M.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Risks,
Background: To explore the impact of road injuries for different age groups, this study compares the health burden of road injuries on young adolescents—12 to 17 years of age—to those on older age...

Snorfietsongevallen op het fietspad: Hoe ontstaan ze en hoe zijn ze te voorkomen?

Publication/report R-2017-12
Published: 2017 (SWOV): Davidse, R.; Duijvenvoorde, K. van; Boele, M.; Louwerse, R.; Stelling, A.; Duivenvoorden, K.; Algera, A.J.
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,scooters
Het SWOV-team voor diepteonderzoek heeft 36 snorfietsongevallen bestudeerd die op een fietspad binnen de bebouwde kom plaatsvonden. Deze ongevallen zijn samen te vatten in zes verschillende... Read... Read more

Pedelecs and speed pedelecs

18 Sep 2017
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
Pedelecs are popular. Initially especially elderly people bought pedelecs, but meanwhile pedelecs have also become popular with other target groups. It is not precisely known if cycling on a pedelec... Read more

Snorfietsongevallen op het fietspad: karakteristieken en scenario's van ongevallen op wegvakken en kruispunten

Publication/report R-2017-12A
Published: 2017 (SWOV): Davidse, R.J.; Duijvenvoorde, K. van; Boele, M.J.; Louwerse, W.J.R.; Stelling, A.; Duivenvoorden, C.W.A.E.; Algera, A.J.
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,scooters
Dit rapport doet verslag van een SWOV-dieptestudie naar snorfiets­ongevallen op fietspaden binnen de bebouwde kom. Bij een dieptestudie naar verkeersongevallen wordt zo veel mogelijk gedetailleerde... Read more

Crashes involving cyclists aged 50 and over: an in-depth study

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Boele, M.J.; Duijvenvoorde, K. van; Doumen, M.J.A.; Duivenvoorden, C.W.A.E.; Louwerse, W.J.R.; Davidse, R.J.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
The number of seriously injured cyclists is increasing in the Netherlands. The majority of these seriously injured cyclists were involved in single-bicycle or bicycle-bicycle crashes. Little is known...

Effect of physical effort on mental workload of cyclists in real traffic in relation to age and use of pedelecs

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Boele, M.J.; Commandeur, J.J.F.; Twisk, D.A.M.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
To improve cycling safety, insight is required into the factors that contribute to road safety of older cyclists. From the wide range of possible factors, this paper addresses the role of physical...

An experiment on rider stability while mounting: Comparing middle-aged and elderly cyclists on pedelecs and conventional bicycles

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Twisk, D.A.M.; Platteel, S.; Lovegrove, G.R.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks,
Pedelecs, popular among elderly cyclists, are associated with a higher injury risk than conventional bicycles. About 17% of these injuries are due to falls while (dis)mounting. Using instrumented...

Editorial for special issue: ‘Improving cyclist safety through scientific research’

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Twisk, D.; De Hair, S.; Otte, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,

Improving cyclist safety through scientific research, ICSC2015

Publication/magazine
Published: 2017 : -
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,