Found 52 documents.

Self-regulation of drivers’ mobile phone use: The influence of driving context

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Published: 2019 : Christoph, M.; Wesseling, S.; Nes, N. van
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Mobile phone use while driving is a major concern for traffic safety. Various studies indicate negative effects of distracted driving and recent Naturalistic Driving studies report substantial...

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

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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...

A quasi-experimental, longitudinal evaluation of a school-based bicycle helmet campaign for children aged 4-8 years in the Netherlands

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Published: 2019 : Boele-Vos, M.J.; Goldenbeld, C.; Strijp-Houtenbos, M. van; Commandeur, J.J.F.; Twisk, D.A.M.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Education,
Head injury severity may be reduced by a helmet, however, helmets are not mandatory in the Netherlands. Yet public support for voluntary use of helmets for children is high. This study evaluated the...

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...

Het bepalen van rijgeschiktheid bij dementie zonder rijtest op de weg

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Published: 2018 : Piersma, D.; Fuermaier, A.B.M.; Waard, D. de; Davidse, R.J.; Groot, J. de; Doumen, M.J.A.; Bredewoud, R.A.; Claesen, R.; Lemstra, A.W.; Vermeeren, A.; Ponds, R.; Verhey, F.; De Deyn, P.P.; Tucha, O.; Brouwer, W.H.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, Education,
Als automobilisten dementie krijgen, rijst de vraag of zij nog rijgeschikt zijn. Dit dient per patiënt onderzocht te worden met een rijtest van het Centraal Bureau Rijvaardigheidsbewijzen (CBR). De...

The mathematical relation between collision risk and speed; a summary of findings based on scientific literature

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Published: 2019 (European Transport Safety Council ETSC): Stipdonk, H.
Tags: Risks, International,

Updated estimates of the relationship between speed and road safety at the aggregate and individual levels

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Published: 2019 : Elvik, R.; Vadeby, A.; Hels, T.; Schagen, I. van
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Risks,
Recent studies of the relationship between the speed of traffic and road safety, stated as the number of fatalities and the number of injury accidents, are reviewed and their results synthesised by... Read more

Effectiveness of low speed autonomous emergency braking in real-world rear-end crashes

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Published: 2015 : Fildes, B.; Keall, M.; Bos, N.; Lie, A.; Page, Y.; Pastor, C.; Pennisi, L.; Rizzi, M.; Thomas, P.; Tingvall, C.
Tags: Risks, Technology & ITS,
This study set out to evaluate the effectiveness of low speed autonomous emergency braking (AEB) technology in current model passenger vehicles, based on real-world crash experience. The validating...

De rol van infrastructuur bij ongevallen op rijkswegen

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Published: 2018 : Louwerse, R.; Davidse, R.; Duijvenvoorde, K. van
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Risks, Infrastructure,
Op verzoek van Rijkswaterstaat heeft SWOV alle dodelijke ongevallen onderzocht die in 2016 op rijkswegen plaatsvonden. Deze paper is een korte samenvatting van dit onderzoek, met de focus op de rol... Read more

The potential of naturalistic driving for in-depth understanding of driver behavior: UDRIVE results and beyond

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Published: 2019 : Nes, N. van; Bärgman, J.; Christoph, M.; Schagen, I. van
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Risks, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
Within the UDRIVE project, a rich cross-European naturalistic driving database was created which includes everyday driving data on car and truck drivers and powered two-wheeler riders. The database...