Found 24 documents.

Ranking EU progress on road safety

Publication/report
Published: 2016 (European Transport safety Council ETSC): Adminaite, D.; Jost, G.; Stipdonk, H.; Ward, H.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, International,
In 2010, the European Union renewed its commitment to improve road safety by setting a target of reducing road deaths by 50% by 2020, compared to 2010 levels. This target followed an earlier target...

SWOV in 2016 - Financial summary 2016

In the Financial Summary 2016 SWOV presents its financial results in the year 2016. We look back on a good year that was closed with a positive result of €145,705. This result is positive,... Read... Read more

Naturalistic Driving Workshop in word and image

Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Technology & ITS, International,
Op donderdag 6 april organiseerde SWOV een workshop voor verkeersprofessionals over Naturalistic Driving. Tijdens de interactieve workshop werd gesproken over wat er allemaal bij deze...

In-depth study into crashes with mobility scooters and microcars

Projectnr: S17.03 | Status: Active, Start date: 01 Jan 2017, End date: 31 Dec 2017
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Tags: Transport mode, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
As the proportion of elderly road users increases, the use of mobility scooters and microcars is also growing. The number of crashes involving these vehicles is therefore also expected to increase... Read more

In-depth study into crashes with speed pedelecs

Projectnr: S17.03 | Status: Active, Start date: 18 Apr 2017, End date:
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Tags: Transport mode, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
When the speed pedelec was introduced a new type of slow motorised vehicle became part of this vehicle category. From 1 January 2017, this vehicle must use the roadway in urban areas and a helmet is... Read more

Manifesto: ‘Make road safety a national priority’

Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy,beleid
Brede coalitie roept nieuw kabinet op te kiezen voor veiligheid en minder slachtoffers.

Motorcyclists

14 Apr 2017
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler,helm
In 2015, 47 motorcyclists died in traffic in the Netherlands. After 2009, when their number was approximately 1,300, it has not been possible to reliably determine the number of serious road injuries... Read more

In-depth study into crashes with light mopeds on urban bike paths

Projectnr: S17.03 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jan 2017, End date: 01 Oct 2017
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Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Infrastructure, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic,
In recent years it seems to have become increasingly busy on bike paths. In addition, the traffic combination on these bike paths has altered significantly; wider and faster vehicles such as like...... Read more

Interpolis SlimOpWeg-programma: de AutoModus-app

Publication/report R-2016-3
Published: 2016 (SWOV): Groot-Mesken, J. de; Wijnen, W.; Stelling-Konczak, A.; Commandeur, J.J.F.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,mobile phone
Interpolis heeft in het kader van het SlimOpWeg-programma een app voor de smartphone laten ontwikkelen. Het doel van deze ‘AutoModus-app’ is om jongeren te helpen hun smartphonegebruik in de auto te... Read more

SWOV in 2016 - Highlights

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National Road Safety Congress NVVC  The NVVC congress, the bi-annual event that is organized by ANWB, SWOV and VVN and is made possible by the Netherlands Ministry of Infrastructure and the... Read... Read more