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A systematic cost-benefit analysis of 29 road safety measures

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Published: 2019 : Daniels, S.; Martensen, H.; Schoeters, A.; Van den Berghe, W.; Papadimitriou, E.; Ziakopoulos, A.; Kaiser, S.; Aigner-Breuss, E.; Soteropoulos, A.; Wijnen, W.; Weijermars, W.; Carnis, L.; Elvik, R.; Martin Perez, O.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy,
Economic evaluations of road safety measures are only rarely published in the scholarly literature. We collected and (re-)analyzed evidence in order to conduct cost-benefit analyses (CBAs) for 29...

SaferAfrica Final Conference

On 18 September the European project SaferAfrica concluded its work with the conference 'Results and future perspectives for road safety in Africa' in Tunis, Tunisia.

A systematic cost-benefit analysis of 29 road safety measures

Tags: Risks, Policy,
SWOV researcher Weijermars coauthored the article 'A systematic cost-benefit analysis of 29 road safety measures' in the magazine Accident Analysis & Prevention. Economic evaluations of road...... Read more

Final report of Working Group 2: Traffic psychology

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Published: 2015 (European Commission): Shinar, D.; Bogerd, C.P.; Chliaoutakis, J.; Cavallo, V.; Crundall, D.; Dias, J.; Haworth, N.; Holt, N.; Houtenbos, M.; Kuklane, K.; Lajunen, T.; Morandi, A.; Oron-Gilad, T.; Orsi, C.; Papadakaki, M.; Parkkari, K.; Rus, D.; Saplioglu, M.; et al.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, International,

HOPE: Helmet Optimization in Europe: The final report of COST Action TU1101

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Published: 2015 (European Commission): Bogerd, C.P.; Annaheim, S.; Halldin, P.; Houtenbos, M.; Otte, D.; Shinar, D.; Walker, I.; Willinger, R.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, International,fietshelm
The primary purpose of COST Action TU1101 was to stimulate collaboration and networking amongst European scientists working in the field of bicycle helmet safety and improvement. By gathering...

IRCOBI Europe: pre-conference workshop by OSCCAR and VIRTUAL

Tags: Technology & ITS,
On 10 September 2019 Horizon2020 projects OSCCAR and VIRTUAL organised a pre-conference workshop on Virtual Testing and open-source Human Body Models. The goal of the workshop was to gather the...

Self-regulation of drivers’ mobile phone use: The influence of driving context

SWOV researchers Christoph and Van Nes coauthored the article 'Self-regulation of drivers’ mobile phone use: The influence of driving context' in the magazine 'Transportation Research'. Mobile phone...

Self-regulation of drivers’ mobile phone use: The influence of driving context

Publication/article
Published: 2019 : Christoph, M.; Wesseling, S.; Nes, N. van
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Mobile phone use while driving is a major concern for traffic safety. Various studies indicate negative effects of distracted driving and recent Naturalistic Driving studies report substantial...

Alcohol-related road casualties in official crash statistics

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Published: 2017 (OECD/ITF): Vissers, L.; Houwing, S.; Wegman, F.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Risks,
What we did This study examines how improving insights regarding the real number of alcohol-related road casualties worldwide can help to save lives. Every year 1.25 million people die in road...

Ernstige verkeersongevallen met taxi’s

Publication/report R-2019-12
Published: 2019 (SWOV): Aarts, L.T.; Bos, N.M.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Passenger car, Other modes of traffic,
Naar aanleiding van een aantal recente ongevallen met taxi’s en signalen van verzekeraars zijn Kamervragen gesteld over ongevallen met taxi’s. Het ministerie van Infrastructuur en Waterstaat,... Read... Read more