Found 863 documents.

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

Publication/article
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...

Snelheidsgegevens, verkeersveiligheid en infrastructuur

Publication/report R-2019-7
Published: 2019 (SWOV): Petegem, J.W.H. van; Wijlhuizen, G.J.; Nabavi Niaki, M.A.
Tags: Risks, Infrastructure,
Rijsnelheid geldt als een belangrijke indicator voor verkeersveiligheid, in de literatuur ook wel aangeduid als ‘Safety Performance Indicator’ of kortweg SPI. Het ministerie van Infrastructuur en...... Read more

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...

Mogelijke slachtofferreductie door de fietshelm

Publication/report R-2019-2
Published: 2019 (SWOV): Weijermars, W.A.M.; Boele-Vos, M.J.; Stipdonk, H.L. Commandeur, J.J.F.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks,
Dit rapport bespreekt de mogelijke slachtofferreductie wanneer alle fietsers altijd een fietshelm zouden dragen. Het gaat hierbij niet om het effect van een concrete maatregel zoals bijvoorbeeld een... Read more

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,

Speed and speed management

Publication/report
Published: 2018 (European Commission, Directorate General for Transport): Schagen, I. van; Elvik, R.
Tags: Risks, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, International,

Speed and crash risk

Publication/report
Published: 2018 (OECD/ITF): Turner, B.; Machata, K.; Hels, T.; Lassarre, S.; Salathé, M.; Yannis, G.; Hollo, P.; Toth, V.; Shingo, D.; Schagen, I. van; Wegman, F.; Elvik, R.; Gomez, A.; Shelton, T.; Jost, G.; Feypell, V.
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, International,
What we did This study aims to document objectively the relationship between vehicle speed and crash risks. It assesses to what extent recent changes in speed limits or the wide-scale introduction of...

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...