Found 9 documents.

The safety of physically separated cycle tracks compared to marked cycle lanes and mixed traffic conditions in Amsterdam

Publication/article
Published: 2021 : Petegem, J.H. van; Schepers, P.; Wijlhuizen, G.J.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Infrastructure,
Bicycle infrastructure is utilised to improve cycling safety and encourage bicycle use as a sustainable and healthy transport mode. This study sets out to assess whether providing physically...

Empirical findings on infrastructure efficiency at a bicycle T-junction

Publication/article
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-...

Editorial for special issue: ‘Improving cyclist safety through scientific research’

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Twisk, D.; De Hair, S.; Otte, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,

The Dutch road to a high level of cycling safety

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Schepers, P.; Twisk, D.; Fishman, E.; Fyhri, A.; Jensen, A.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Infrastructure, Policy,
Many governments attempt to improve cycling safety to reduce the number of bicycle crashes and encourage cycling. The Netherlands is a world leader in bicycle use and safety. This paper explores how...

Look where you have to go! A field study comparing looking behaviour at urban intersections using a navigation system or a printed route instruction

Publication/article
Published: 2015 : Haupt, J.; Nes, N. van; Risser, R.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,interaction
In this study, experienced navigation system users (N = 20) drove a given unfamiliar route twice: once with the navigation system activated and once with a printed instruction including a route...

Challenges in reducing bicycle casualties with high volume cycle use: Lessons from the Netherlands

Publication/article
Published: 2015 (Ashgate Publishing): Twisk, D.A.M.; Davidse, R.J.; Schepers, P.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Infrastructure, Policy, Education,

The effects of cyclists present at rural intersections on speed behavior and workload of car drivers: A driving simulator study

Publication/article
Published: 2015 : Duivenvoorden, K.; Hogema, J.; Hagenzieker, M.; Wegman, F.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
Objective The objective was to gain insight into how the number of cyclists, the cyclist's approach direction, and the cyclist's action affect the speed and mental workload of drivers approaching...

Kantstroken op erftoegangswegen buiten de bebouwde kom

Publication/archived fact sheet
Published: 2013 (SWOV): SWOV
Tags: Infrastructure, Transport mode, Bicycle,

Garanderen sirene en zwaailicht een veilige doorgang?

Publication/article
Published: 1988 (Ministerie van Binnenlandse Zaken, Directie Brandweer): Oei, H.-l.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Risks, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Infrastructure, Enforcement, Education, International,emergency vehicle
Yearly many police cars, ambulances, fire engines and other emergency vehicles are involved in accidents even when their special horns and blue rotating lights are working. For those emergency...