Found 46 documents.

Traffic conflicts involving speed-pedelecs (fast electric bicycles): A naturalistic riding study

Publication/article
Published: 2021 : Vlakveld, W.; Mons, C.; Kamphuis, K.; Stelling, A.; Twisk, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,
Speed-pedelecs -fast electric bicycles offering pedal support up to a speed of 45 km/h- are a recent, environmentally friendly, and mobility efficient innovation. However, their high travel speed may...

In-depth study of fatal road crashes in the Dutch province of Noord-Brabant 2018-2019

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Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Other modes of traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement,regio
In de periode 2018-2019 vonden in de provincie Noord-Brabant 221 verkeersongevallen met dodelijke afloop plaats, waarbij 243 mensen om het leven kwamen. De ongevalstypen die hierbij het meest...

Influencing factors of observed speed and rule compliance of speed-pedelec riders in high volume cycling areas: Implications for safety and legislation

Publication/article
Published: 2021 : Stelling, A.; Vlakveld, W.; Twisk, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Human behaviour in traffic,
Speed pedelecs (s-pedelecs) are electric bicycles offering pedal assistance up to 45 km/h. S-pedelecs may contribute to a more efficient and green traffic system. However, their potential to reach...

More than 50 people, on average, die every year in a submerged vehicle crash

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Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Other modes of traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,verdrinking
Elk jaar overlijden er gemiddeld meer dan 50 personen nadat hun voertuig te water is geraakt. Meer dan twee derde overlijdt door verdrinking. Vooral onder de leeftijdsgroep 18-24-jarigen vallen veel...

Driver fatigue

Publication/report 2019-T-05-EN
Published: 2019 (SWOV Institute for Road Safety Research): Goldenbeld, C.; Nikolaou, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Objective and methodology ESRA (E-Survey of Road users’ Attitudes) is a joint initiative of road safety institutes, research centres, public services, and private sponsors from all over the world....

MeBeSafe: Infrastructure & car based nudges to improve cyclist safety

Publication/article
Published: 2017 : Twisk, D.; Hair-Buijssen, S. de
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Human behaviour in traffic,

Interactions with vulnerable road users

Publication/report
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Jansen, R.; Lotan, T.; Winkelbauer, M.; Bärgman, J.; Kovaceva, J.; Donabauer, M.; Pommer, A.; Musicant, O.; Harel, A.; Wesseling, S.; Christoph, M.; Nes, N. van
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Within UDRIVE there has been a specific focus on pedestrians, cyclists and Powered Two Wheelers (PTWs). These groups of road users are particularly vulnerable in traffic because they lack the...

Recommendations for safety and sustainability measures

Publication/report
Published: 2017 (European Commission): Tattegrain, H.; Wilmink, I.; Wesseling, S.; Guyonvarch, L.; Frey, A.; Welsh, R.; Evegenou, M.; Letisserand, D.; Riouffreyt, M.; Guillaume, A.; Nes, N. van
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, Education, International,
The aim of Task 5.1 is to identify and select, among the outcomes of SP4, the results that are relevant to infer recommendations for measures improving road safety and sustainability. Due to time...

Speed-pedelec op de rijbaan

Publication/report R-2017-13
Published: 2017 (SWOV): Stelling-Konczak, A.; Groot-Mesken, J. de; Vlakveld, W.; Wesseling, S.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement,elektrische fiets
Sinds 1 januari 2017 is de nieuwe wetgeving voor de speedpedelec van kracht en is de speed-pedelec gekentekend als bromfiets – tot die tijd gold de speed-pedelec (tijdelijk) als snorfiets. Volgens... Read more

Speed-pedelecs op de rijbaan: observatieonderzoek

Publication/report R-2017-13A
Published: 2017 (SWOV): Stelling-Konczak, A.; Vlakveld, W.P.; Wesseling, S.; Groot-Mesken, J. de; Christoph, M.; Algera, A.J.; Twisk, D.A.M.
Tags: Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement,elektrische fiets
Veranderingen in de regelgeving Speed-pedelecs zijn elektrische fietsen die trapondersteuning bieden tot aan 45 km/uur. Tot 1 januari 2017 waren speed-pedelecs volgens de wet snorfietsen. Wanneer er... Read more