Found 76 documents.

Safety considerations for cross-sectional design of 80km/h rural roads in the Netherlands

Published: 2015 : Schermers, G.; Petegem, J.W.H. van
Tags: Technology & ITS,
Rural two lane undivided distributor roads are one of the unsafest road types in the Netherlands. The majority of severe and fatal crashes on these roads are run-off-road and head-on crashes. The...

Towards safer intersections: recommendations for intersections on 50, 80 and 100 km/h roads

Published: 2015 : Dijkstra, A.
Tags: Infrastructure,
Many crashes in the Netherlands occur at intersections, more on some intersection types than on others. The current manuals for road design do not offer guidelines that can be used in the...

A randomized controlled evaluation study of the effects of a one-day advanced rider training course

Published: 2015 : Boele-Vos, M.J.; Craen, S. de
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Education,
Motorcyclists have a relative high risk of crash involvement. As a consequence there is an on-going search for safety measures to improve road safety for motorcyclists. One popular measure is...

Jaarverslag 2014

Published: 2015 (SWOV): SWOV

European Sight Distances in perspective - EUSight: Scenario report

Published: 2015 (CEDR): Stuiver, A.; Hogema, J.; Broeren, P.; Schermers, G.; Barrell, J.; Weber, R.
Tags: Infrastructure, International,
Part of the CEDR Transnational Road Research Programme Call 2013: Safety is the research project European Sight Distances in perspective – EUSight. The objective of this research project is to...

Verkeersveiligheidsanalyse en -aanbevelingen voor de gemeente Rotterdam

Publication/report R-2015-6A
Published: 2015 (SWOV): Stipdonk, H.L.; Aarts, L.T.; Bos, N.M.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Other modes of traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic,traffic
De gemeente Rotterdam heeft SWOV gevraagd te onderzoeken welke trends en doelgroepen zijn te onderscheiden in verkeersongevallen en ernstig verkeersgewonden. De gemeente is daarbij ook geïnteresseerd... Read more

Verkeersveiligheidsanalyse van de gemeente Rotterdam

Publication/report R-2015-6
Published: 2015 (SWOV): Aarts, L.; Stipdonk, H.; Bos, N.
Tags: Transport mode, Other modes of traffic, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Infrastructure, Road safety in numbers, Risks, International,traffic
De gemeente Rotterdam wil haar beleidsplan voor verkeersveiligheid vernieuwen en is daarom geïnteresseerd in de belangrijkste verkeersveiligheidstrends in de gemeente, ook in vergelijking met andere... Read more

Themadossier verkeersveiligheid nr. 3: Handhaving van verkeersregels

Published: 2015 (Kenniscentrum Verkeersveiligheid - Belgisch Instituut voor de Verkeersveiligheid): Adriaensen, M.; Kluppels, L.; Goldenbeld, C.
Tags: Enforcement,
Onder ‘verkeershandhaving’ valt het totale proces van strafrechtelijke middelen, politietoezicht, juridische afhandelingsprocedures en feitelijke bestraffing, met als doel dat weggebruikers zich...... Read more

Evidence-based and data-driven road safety management

Published: 2015 : Wegman, F; Berg, H-Y; Cameron, I.; Thomson, C.; Siegrist, S.; Weijermars, W.
Tags: Policy, International,
Over the past decades, road safety in highly-motorised countries has made significant progress. Although we have a fair understanding of the reasons for this progress, we don't have conclusive...

Eight: Policy analysis and performance audit at the ‘highest level’: looking for evidence and responsiveness

Published: 2015 (Policy Press Scholarship Online): Knaap, P. van der
Tags: Policy,
The Netherlands has developed a relatively extensive and strong system of advisory bodies. A specific phenomenon in the Dutch setting involves the so-called ‘planning bureaus’, a specific form of...