Found 28 documents.

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

Publication/article
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

Publication/article
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...

Evidence-based and data-driven road safety management

Publication/article
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

Publication/article
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...

Burden of road traffic injuries: Disability-adjusted life years in relation to hospitalization and the maximum abbreviated injury scale

Publication/article
Published: 2015 : Polinder, S.; Haagsma, J.; Bos, N.; Panneman, M.; Klein Wolt, K.; Brugmans, M.; Weijermars, W.; Beeck, E. van
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy,
Background The consequences of non-fatal road traffic injuries (RTI) are increasingly adopted by policy makers as an indicator of traffic safety. However, it is not agreed upon which level of...

Time Series: State Space Methods

Publication/article
Published: 2015 (Elsevier): Koopman, S.J.; Commandeur, J.J.F.
Tags: Road safety in numbers,
State space modeling provides a unified methodology for treating a wide range of problems in time series analysis. The Kalman filter and its related methods have become key tools in the analysis of...

Fietsongevallen van 50-plussers: hoe ontstaan ze en wat kunnen we eraan doen?

Publication/article
Published: 2015 (Vlaamse Stichting Verkeerskunde / Steunpunt Verkeersveiligheid): Davidse, R.; Duijvenvoorde, K. van; Boele, M.; Doumen, M.; Duivenvoorden, K.; Louwerse, R.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks,
Tachtig procent van de ernstig verkeersgewonden onder de fietsers in Nederland valt bij een ongeval waarbij er geen motorvoertuig betrokken is. Het absolute aantal ernstig verkeersgewonden als gevolg... Read more

Verkeersmortaliteit en achtergronden van riskant verkeersgedrag in de vroege adolescentie

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Published: 2015 (Vlaamse Stichting Verkeerskunde / Steunpunt Verkeersveiligheid): Twisk, D.
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,pubers
Jonge adolescenten in de leeftijd 10 tot 17 jaar hebben nog geen rijbewijs B, mogen vanaf hun 16de het rijbewijs AM1 halen en verplaatsen zich meestal als voetganger, fietser en autopassagier. Recent... Read more

Comparing a driving simulator to the real road regarding distracted driving speed

Publication/article
Published: 2015 : Knapper, A.; Christoph, M.; Hagenzieker, M.; Brookhuis, K.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Human behaviour in traffic,
Relative and absolute validity of a driving simulator were assessed regarding effects on mean speed and speed variation during distracting secondary tasks, and normal driving. 16 participants drove...

Fietsongevallen van 50-plussers: hoe ontstaan ze en wat kunnen we eraan doen?

Publication/article
Published: 2015 : Davidse, R.; Duijvenvoorde, K. van; Boele, M.; Doumen, M.; Duivenvoorden, K.; Louwerse, R.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks,
Tachtig procent van de ernstig verkeersgewonden onder de fietsers in Nederland valt bij een ongeval waarbij er geen motorvoertuig betrokken is. Het absolute aantal ernstig verkeersgewonden als gevolg... Read more