Found 864 documents.

Dossier verkeersveiligheid

Publication/magazine
Published: 2018 : Bakker, N.; Blom, M.; Davidse, R.; Jager, K. de; Litjens, P.; Ven, H. van de
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Bicycle, Passenger car, Risks, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, Education,

A study in real traffic examining glance behaviour of teenage cyclists when listening to music: Results and ethical considerations

Publication/article
Published: 2018 : Stelling-Konczak, A.; Vlakveld, W.P.; Gent, P. van; Commandeur, J.J.F.; Wee, G.P. van; Hagenzieker, M.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Listening to music while cycling impairs cyclists’ auditory perception and may decrease their awareness of approaching vehicles. If the impaired auditory perception is not compensated by the cyclist...

Diseases and Disorders - Diabetes

Publication/article
Published: 2016 (European Commission): Goldenbeld, Ch; Schagen, I. van
Tags: Risks, Policy, International,
This synopsis discusses the effect of diabetes on road safety. Diabetes mellitus is a group of metabolic diseases characterised by defects in insulin secretion, insulin action, or both. Studies...

First aid training for drivers

Publication/article
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Goldenbeld, Ch.; Weijermars, W.
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
In various European countries, first aid training is obligatory for commercial drivers and in some countries for all drivers. First aid from bystanders may reduce the likelihood of death after a road...

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

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-Vos, 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-Vos, 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...