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Empirical findings on infrastructure efficiency at a bicycle T-junction

Published: 2021 : Gavriilidou, A.; Daamen, W.; Yuan, Y.; Nes, N. van; Hoogendoorn, S.P.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Infrastructure,
In the pursuit of promoting cycling and providing better cycling infrastructure, its design is of great importance. One of the critical locations in a network are intersections, and specifically T-...

Proactief verkeersveiligheidsbeleid: wat kan de psychiatrie leren?

Published: 2021 : Weijermars, W.; Aarts, L.
Tags: Policy,
Achtergrond: Net zoals in de psychiatrie heeft ook in de verkeersveiligheid een omslag plaatsgevonden van een reactief beleid naar een meer proactief beleid. Doel: Beschrijven van de ontwikkeling... Read more

FERSI Conference postponed to 2022

Unfortunately, due to the developments regarding COVID, FERSI has decided to postpone the conference until 2022. For FERSI as a network organisation par excellence, it was felt that meeting each...... Read more

PhD defense of SWOV guest researcher Rob Methorst

Tags: Transport mode, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic,voetgangers
Op 3 februari 2021 is SWOV-gastonderzoeker Rob Methorst aan de TU Delft gepromoveerd op zijn proefschrift Exploring the Pedestrians Realm - An overview of insights needed for developing a...

Investigation of accidents involving powered two wheelers and bicycles – A European in-depth study

SWOV researcher Davidse coauthored the article 'Investigation of accidents involving powered two wheelers and bicycles – A European in-depth study' in the magazine Journal of Safety Research.

Speed characteristics of speed pedelecs, pedelecs and conventional bicycles in naturalistic urban and rural traffic conditions

Published: 2021 : Twisk, D.; Stelling, A.; Gent, P. van; Groot, J. de; Vlakveld, W.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Human behaviour in traffic,
To assess the potential impact of the higher speeds of pedal-assisted bicycles on safety, this study compared conventional bicycles, pedelecs and speed pedelecs (hereafter called s-pedelecs) on mean...

Driver speed compliance following automatic incident detection: Insights from a naturalistic driving study

Published: 2021 : Varotto, S.F.; Jansen, R.; Bijleveld, F.; Nes, N. van
Tags: Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
Automatic incident detection (AID) systems and variable speed limits (VSLs) can reduce crash probability and traffic congestion. Studies based on loop detector data have shown that AID systems...

SWOV research program 2021: from the effects of nitrous oxide to the interaction with self-driving cars

Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Risks, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, Education, International,jaarprogramma
Hoe zorgen we ervoor dat de interactie tussen automobilist en zelfrijdende auto veilig verloopt? En hoe reageren de andere weggebruikers erop? Wat is het effect van lachgas op het rijgedrag? Op deze...

15 Jan 2021
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,

8th Road Safety & Simulation International Conference

From 22-24 September 2021, the 8th Road Safety & Simulation International Conference will take place in Athens, Greece. The conference will be hosted by the National Technical University of...... Read more