Found 24 documents.

Increase number of lanes

Publication/article
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Goldenbeld, Ch.; Schermers, G.; Loenis, B.
Tags: Infrastructure, Policy, International,
The number of lanes is an element of the cross-section of a road. It is determined by expected traffic volumes, traffic composition and design speed. Conversions to a higher number of lanes have...

Increase lane width

Publication/article
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Goldenbeld, Ch.; Schermers, G.; Loenis, B.
Tags: Infrastructure, Policy, International,
Lane width is one of several important variables of the cross-sectional road design. Cross sectional elements such as lane and shoulder width vary depending on roadway function, traffic volume, and...

First aid training for drivers

Publication/article
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Goldenbeld, Ch.; Weijermars, W.
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
In various European countries, first aid training is obligatory for commercial drivers and in some countries for all drivers. First aid from bystanders may reduce the likelihood of death after a road...

Burden of injury of serious road injuries in six EU countries

Publication/article
Published: 2018 : Weijermars, W.; Bos, N.; Filtness, A.; Brown, L.; Bauer, R.; Dupont, E.; Martin, J.L.; Perez, K.; Thomas, P.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy,
Background: Information about the burden of (non-fatal) road traffic injury is very useful to further improve road safety policy. Previous studies calculated the burden of injury in individual...