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Empirical findings on infrastructure efficiency at a bicycle T-junction

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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-...

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

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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

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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...

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

Empirical findings on infrastructure efficiency at a bicycle T-junction

SWOV researcher van Nes coauthored the article 'Empirical findings on infrastructure efficiency at a bicycle T-junction' in the magazine Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications.

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

SWOV researchers Varotto, Jansen, Bijleveld and van Nes coauthored the article 'Driver speed compliance following automatic incident detection: Insights from a naturalistic driving study' in the...

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

SWOV researcher Stelling and Vlakveld coauthored the article 'Speed characteristics of speed pedelecs, pedelecs and conventional bicycles in naturalistic urban and rural traffic conditions' in the...

23rd International Council on Alcohol, Drugs and Traffic Safety Conference (ICADTS)

August 28-31, 2022, the 23rd International Council on Alcohol, Drugs and Traffic Safety Conference (ICADTS) takes place in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. SWOV researcher Goldenbeld is on the organising... Read more

SWOV director Peter van der Knaap about UN goals: countries need a wake-up call

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Tags: Policy, International,Verenigde Naties
Veel landen hebben een wake-up call nodig om de verkeersveiligheidsdoelstellingen van de VN te realiseren. Dit geldt voor midden- en lage-inkomenslanden, maar óók voor een land als Nederland. Dit...

Driving and gaze behavior while texting when the smartphone is placed in a mount: A simulator study

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Published: 2021 (SWOV): Vlakveld, W.; Doumen, M.; Kint, S. van der
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
The aim of this study was to investigate how texting when the smartphone in a mount next to the wheel, negatively affects safe driving behavior and gaze behavior. In most countries hand-held phone...