Found 9 documents.

Look where you have to go! A field study comparing looking behaviour at urban intersections using a navigation system or a printed route instruction

Publication/article
Published: 2015 : Haupt, J.; Nes, N. van; Risser, R.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,interaction
In this study, experienced navigation system users (N = 20) drove a given unfamiliar route twice: once with the navigation system activated and once with a printed instruction including a route...

Zware alcoholovertreders in het verkeer

Publication/report R-2016-12
Published: 2016 (SWOV): Goldenbeld, Ch.; Blom, M.; Houwing, S.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Passenger car, Risks, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement,alcohol
Wereldwijd vormt het rijden onder invloed van alcohol een groot en hardnekkig probleem voor de verkeersveiligheid. Dat geldt ook voor Nederland: het rijden onder invloed in het verkeer is in de...... Read more

Het Interpolis Auto Experiment

Publication/report R-2015-14
Published: 2016 (SWOV): Groot-Mesken, J. de; Vlakveld, W.P.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, Education,adolescent
Interpolis heeft SWOV gevraagd het effect van drie trainingen te onder­zoeken die zijn gericht op de verkeersveiligheid van jonge automobilisten. Deze trainingen hadden ongeveer dezelfde leerdoelen... Read more

Auditory localisation of conventional and electric cars: laboratory results and implications for cycling safety

Publication/article
Published: 2016 : Stelling-Konczak, A.; Hagenzieker, M.; Commandeur, J.J.F.; Agterberg, M.J.H.; Wee, G.P. van
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Passenger car, Human behaviour in traffic,Sounds
When driven at low speeds, cars operating in electric mode have been found to be quieter than conventional cars. As a result, the auditory cues which pedestrians and cyclists use to assess the...

The study design of UDRIVE: the naturalistic driving study across Europe for cars, trucks and scooters

Publication/article
Published: 2016 : Barnard, Y; Utesch, F.; Nes, N. van; Eenink, R.; Baumann, M.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Purpose UDRIVE is the first large-scale European Naturalistic Driving Study on cars, trucks and powered two-wheelers. The acronym stands for “European naturalistic Driving and Riding for...

18- to 24-year-olds: young drivers

11 May 2016
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Human behaviour in traffic,
The fatality rate (fatalities per distance travelled) of young drivers (18- to 24-year-olds) is more than five times higher than that of drivers between the ages of 30 and 59 years. The fatality rate... Read more

The use of navigation systems in naturalistic driving

Publication/article
Published: 2016 : Knapper, A.; Nes, N. van; Christoph, M.; Hagenzieker, M.; Brookhuis, K.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Objective In this study, we assessed the use of portable navigation systems in everyday driving by applying in-vehicle naturalistic driving. Method Experienced users of navigation systems, 7 females...

Prediction of fitness to drive in patients with Alzheimer's Dementia

Publication/article
Published: 2016 : 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.; Brouwer, W.H.; Tucha, O.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Objectives There is no consensus yet on how to determine which patients with cognitive impairment are able to drive a car safely and which are not. Recently, a strategy was composed for the...

Car drivers with dementia: different complications due to different aetiologies?

Publication/article
Published: 2016 : Piersma, D.; Waard, D. de; Davidse, R.; Tucha, O.; Brouwer, W.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Objective Older drivers with dementia are an at-risk group for unsafe driving. However, dementia refers to various etiologies and the question is whether dementias of different etiology have similar...