Found 4973 documents.

Verkeersveiligheidsvergelijker – juli 2019

Publication/report R-2019-16
Published: 2019 (SWOV): Bax, C.A.; Mons, C.; Kamminga, J.; Kamphuis, A.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy,Benchmarking; traffic; safety; urban area; local authority; region; policy; evaluation (assessment); decision process; indicator; database; data processing; Netherlands...
De Verkeersveiligheidsvergelijker is een webtool waarmee gemeenten kunnen bekijken hoe verkeersveilig zij zijn ten opzichte van andere gemeenten. Dit rapport geeft informatie over welke indicatoren... Read more

Topic analysis of Road safety inspections using latent dirichlet allocation: A case study of roadside safety in Irish main roads

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Roque, C.; Cardoso, J.L.; Connell, T.; Schermers, G; Weber, R.
Tags: Infrastructure, Policy, International,
Under the Safe System framework, Road Authorities have a responsibility to deliver inherently safe roads and streets. Addressing this problem depends on knowledge of the road network safety...

Advies praktijkproef

Publication/report R-2019-3
Published: 2019 (SWOV): Petegem, J.W.H. van; Mons, C.; Eenink, R.G.; Vlakveld, W.P.; Weijermars, W.A.M.
Tags: Risks, Technology & ITS,
Bij beoordeling van een praktijkproef met (deels) zelfrijdende voertuigen op de openbare weg is de Dienst Wegverkeer (RDW) eindverantwoordelijk voor de ontheffing. SWOV adviseert RDW over de mens... Read more

Children aged 0-14

25 Jul 2019
Tags: Human behaviour in traffic,verkeersveiligheid
Children are a vulnerable group among road users. They are, after all, still building up skills which will eventually allow them to become safe and independent road users. The role of parents in...... Read more

Effectiviteit van risicogestuurd toezicht

Publication/article
Published: 2019 (Inspectieraad): Knaap, P. van der
Tags: Policy, Enforcement,
Inzicht in de effecten van toezicht is belangrijk. Niet voor niets riep de Algemene Rekenkamer toezichthouders in 2005 op om onderzoek te doen naar de effecten van hun werkzaamheden (Algemene... Read... Read more

Scenarios of crashes involving light mopeds on urban bicycle paths

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Davidse, R.J.; Duijvenvoorde, K. van; Boele-Vos, M.J.; Louwerse, W.J.R.; Stelling-Konczak, A.; Duivenvoorden, C.W.A.E.; Algera, A.J.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler,
In the Netherlands, cyclists have to share the bicycle path with light moped riders. These riders are allowed to ride 25 km/h and do not have to wear a helmet (Dutch regulation). Due to several...

Bicycle helmets

30 Jun 2019
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle,e-bike
A bicycle helmet is intended to protect cyclists against head and brain injuries when they are involved in crashes. The helmet does not prevent bicycle crashes (see the SWOV fact sheet Cyclists for... Read more

Driving difficulties among patients with Alzheimer’s Disease and other neurodegenerative disorders

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Fuermaier, A.B.M.; Piersma, D.; Waard, D. de; Davidse, R.J.; Groot, J. de; Doumen, M.J.A.; Bredewoud, R.; Claesen, R.; Lemstra, A.W.; Scheltens, P.; Vermeeren, A.; Ponds, R.; Verhey, F. ; De Deyn, P.P.; Brouwer, W.H.; Tucha, O.
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Background/Objective Neurodegenerative disorders impact fitness to drive of older drivers, but on-road driving studies investigating patients with different neurodegenerative disorders are scarce. A...

Driver fatigue

Publication/report 2019-T-05-EN
Published: 2019 (SWOV Institute for Road Safety Research): Goldenbeld, C.; Nikolaou, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Objective and methodology ESRA (E-Survey of Road users’ Attitudes) is a joint initiative of road safety institutes, research centres, public services, and private sponsors from all over the world....

Social environment versus cycling competency predicting risk-taking in 11- to 13-year-old cyclists in the Netherlands

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Twisk, D.; Vlakveld, W.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Human behaviour in traffic, Education,
Objectives From age 12 onwards, cycling injuries begin rising in The Netherlands. A known contributing factor is younger children’s underdeveloped competency to deal with complex and hazardous...