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A car road deaths model to explain the annual road death peak near 1970 in high income countries, using driver experience and travel

Publication/article
Published: 2020 : Stipdonk, H.
Tags: Road safety in numbers,
The World Health Organisation estimates that 1,350,000 road deaths occur worldwide. Adequate models relating road death data to distance travelled or risk factors do not exist. Remarkable road safety...

Cyclists’ intentions to yield for automated cars at intersections when they have right of way: Results of an experiment using high-quality video animations

Publication/article
Published: 2020 : Vlakveld, W.; Kint, S. van der; Hagenzieker, M.P.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Passenger car, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,
What will cyclists do in future conflict situations with automated cars at intersections when the cyclist has the right of way? In order to explore this, short high-quality animation videos of...

Appen achter het stuur

Publication/article
Published: 2020 : Vlakveld, W.P.
Tags: Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement,

Editorial for Special Issue - Improving cycling safety through scientific research

Publication/article
Published: 2020 : Boele-Vos, M.; Schwab, A.L.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle,
This special issue of Traffic Injury Prevention is dedicated to cycling safety. Twelve papers were selected from the more than 50 papers and 40 posters that were presented at the International...

FERSI position paper: Safety through automation? Ensuring that automated and connected driving contribute to a safer transportation system

Publication/article
Published: 2020 : Anund, A.; Lindström, A., Schagen, I, van; Linder, A.
Tags: Technology & ITS,
In 2018, the Forum of European Road Safety Research Institutes (FERSI) published a report on automated driving (AD) from a road safety point of view, prepared by a dedicated FERSI Working Group with...

The perception of bicycle crashes with and without motor vehicles: Which crash types do older and middle-aged cyclists fear most?

Publication/article
Published: 2020 : Schepers, P.; Geus, B. de; Cauwenberg, J. van; Ampe, T.; Engbers, C.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Human behaviour in traffic,
Several studies have focused on the perceived risk of bicycle crashes (irrespective of crash types) and concluded that cycling near high volumes of motor vehicles deters people from cycling. The...

VIRTUAL - a European approach to foster the uptake of virtual testing in vehicle safety assessment

Publication/article
Published: 2020 : Linder, A.; Davidse, R.J.; Iraeus, J.; John, J.D.; Keller, A.; Klug, C.; Krašna, S.; Leo, C.; Ohlin, M.; Silvano, A.P.; Svensson, M.; Wågström, L.; Schmitt, K.-U.
In the assessment of road user and vehicle occupant safety, physical testing is limited to a few scenarios. To advance transport safety it is vital to include more relevant scenarios. Virtual Testing...

Road user safety attitudes towards driver fatigue

Publication/article
Published: 2020 : Nikolaou, D.; Goldenbeld, C.; Ziakopoulos, A.; Laiou, A.; Yannis, G.
Tags: Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Driver fatigue has been identified as a human factor causing major road safety problems in crash occurrence. The objective of this paper is to present the key findings on road user safety attitudes...

Road crash costs

24 Mar 2020
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy,
The social costs of road crashes in the Netherlands in 2018 are estimated at 17 billion euro (between € 15.8 and € 18.6 billion euro), equivalent to more than 2% of the gross domestic product (GDP... Read more

Verkeersdoden in het ziekenhuis

Publication/report R-2019-28
Published: 2019 (SWOV): Weijermars, W.A.M.; Bos, N.M.; Boele-Vos, M.J.; Davidse, R.J.
Tags: Road safety in numbers,
Dit rapport bespreekt de resultaten van aanvullende analyses op basis van het bestand van de Landelijke Basisregistratie Ziekenhuiszorg (LBZ), het bestand waarin alle ziekenhuisopnamen – en dus ook... Read more