Found 122 documents.

The effects of using mobile phones and navigation systems during driving

isbn: 978-90-73946-18-7
Published: 2018 (SWOV): Knapper, A.
Tags: Risks, Technology & ITS,

Serious road traffic injuries in Europe, Lessons from the EU research project SafetyCube

Published: 2018 : Weijermars, W.; Bos, N.; Schoeters, A.; Meunier, J.-C.; Nuyttens, N.; Dupont, E.; Machata, K.; Bauer, R.; Perez, K.; Martin, J.-L.; Johansson, H.; Filtness, A.; Brown, L.; Thomas, P.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, International,
The EU research project SafetyCube pays specific attention to serious road injuries, defined as nonfatal road traffic casualties with an injury severity level of MAIS3+. By means of surveys,...

Higher-order cycling skills among 11- to 13-year-old cyclists and relationships with cycling experience, risky behavior, crashes and self-assessed skill

Published: 2018 : Twisk, D.; Wesseling, S.; Vlakveld, W.; Vissers, J.; Hegeman, G.; Hukker, N; Roelofs, E.; Slinger, W.
Introduction In the Netherlands, young cyclists are extremely vulnerable in traffic, which may partly be due to their still underdeveloped higher-order cycling skill. So far, knowledge on their...

ADAS in het rijexamen

Publication/report R-2018-20
Published: 2018 (SWOV): Vlakveld, W.P.; Wesseling, S.
Tags: Technology & ITS, Education,questionnaire
Sinds 1 januari 2016 mag op het rijexamen voor personenauto’s gebruikgemaakt worden van zogeheten Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS). Uitgezonderd zijn systemen die de auto automatisch... Read... Read more

Scootmobielongevallen: Hoe ontstaan ze en hoe zijn ze te voorkomen?

Publication/report R-2018-15
Published: 2018 (SWOV): Davidse, R.; Duijvenvoorde, K. van; Louwerse, R.; Boele-Vos, M.; Stelling, A.; Algera, A.J.
Tags: Transport mode, Other modes of traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,Mobility (pers); disabled person; road user; behaviour; urban area; in depth; method; interview; evaluation (...
Het SWOV-team voor diepteonderzoek heeft 35 scootmobielongevallen bestudeerd die op de openbare weg plaatsvonden. Deze ongevallen zijn samen te vatten in 4 subtypen met een bijbehorend ‘prototypisch... Read more

Ernstig verkeersgewonden 2017

Publication/report R-2018-18
Published: 2018 (SWOV): Bos, N.M.; Bijleveld, F.D.; Temürhan, M.; Commandeur, J.J.F.; Moore, K.; Aarts, L.T.; Stipdonk, H.L.
Tags: Road safety in numbers,
Nog steeds meer dan 20.000 ernstig verkeersgewonden per jaar In 2017 vielen er naar schatting 20.800 ernstig verkeersgewonden. Dit zijn er ongeveer 600 minder dan in 2016. Gezien de onzekerheid in... Read more

The MMSE should not be the sole indicator of fitness to drive in mild Alzheimer’s dementia

Published: 2018 : Piersma, D.; Fuermaier, A.B.M.; Waard, D. de; De Deyn, P.P.; 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: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Since Alzheimer’s disease may affect driving performance, patients with Alzheimer’s disease are assessed on fitness to drive. On-road driving assessments are widely used, and attempts have also been...

Multi-level driver workload prediction using machine learning and off-the-shelf sensors

Published: 2018 : Gent, P. van; Melman, T.; Farah, H.; Nes, N. van; Arem, B. van
Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
The present study aims to add to the literature on driver workload prediction using machine learning methods. The main aim is to develop workload prediction on a multi-level basis, rather than a...

Cycling safe and sound; The impact of quiet electric cars, listening to music and conversing on the phone on cyclists’ auditory perception and cycling safety

isbn: 978-90-73946-16-3
Published: 2018 (SWOV): Stelling-Kończak, A.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,

Do road user roles serve as social identities? Differences between self-described cyclists and car drivers

Published: 2018 : Hoekstra, A.T.G; Twisk, D.A.M.; Hagenzieker, M.P.
Tags: Human behaviour in traffic,
Research in different domains has shown that people categorize oneself and others as ingroup ("us") and outgroup ("them") members, resulting in group-based stereotyping and attribution errors that...