Found 25 documents.

SWOV research program 2021: from the effects of nitrous oxide to the interaction with self-driving cars

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Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Risks, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, Education, International,jaarprogramma
Hoe zorgen we ervoor dat de interactie tussen automobilist en zelfrijdende auto veilig verloopt? En hoe reageren de andere weggebruikers erop? Wat is het effect van lachgas op het rijgedrag? Op deze...

Dutch road safety targets for 2020 out of reach

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Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, Passenger car, Other modes of traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Policy,beleid
In 2019 kwamen er 661 mensen om in het Nederlandse verkeer: 17 minder dan in 2018. 21.400 mensen raakten ernstig gewond, een vergelijkbaar aantal als in 2018.Met de huidige trend worden de...

Infrastructure for pedestrians and cyclists

04 Nov 2020
Tags: Infrastructure,
A safe infrastructure is of vital importance to pedestrians and cyclists. In 2010-2019, 40% of the number of road deaths were pedestrians or cyclists. In 2018, they even made up 69% of the number of... Read more

661 road deaths in 2019

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Tags: Road safety in numbers, Infrastructure, Policy,
In 2019 zijn 661 doden gevallen in het Nederlandse verkeer: slechts 17 doden minder dan in 2018, zo blijkt uit cijfers die het CBS 15 april heeft gepubliceerd. In dat jaar nam het aantal mensen dat...

Sustainable Road Safety

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26 Mar 2019
Tags: Infrastructure, Policy,
Sustainable Road Safety implies that the traffic environment is designed to rule out serious crashes and to mitigate the severity of the crashes that do happen. The human dimension is the primary...... Read more

Public lighting and vehicle lighting

31 Jul 2018
Tags: Transport mode, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS,
Visual information is of the utmost importance to road users. In darkness, both public lighting and vehicle lighting help road users take stock of the traffic situation and help them to be seen by... Read more

30 km/h zones

31 May 2018
Tags: Infrastructure,
A 30 km/h zone is also known as a ‘zone 30’ or a 'residential area'. The zone is mostly situated within an urban area and consists of connected access roads with a 30 km/h speed limit. The areas have... Read more

European Commission sets new target for 2030: halve the number of road casualties

Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Passenger car, Infrastructure, Policy, International,
De Europese Commissie heeft de verkeersveiligheidsdoelstelling voor 2030 bepaald op een halvering van het aantal verkeersslachtoffers.

Roadside advertising: ADVERTS

Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Freight and delivery traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Je ziet ze overal en steeds meer; langs de snelweg, bij winkelcentra, op rondwegen: reclameborden. Vaak zijn ze groot, met opvallende kleuren en wisselende boodschappen; soms hebben ze ook bewegende...

Wrong-way driving

01 Apr 2018
Tags: Risks, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
In this factsheet wrong-way driving is defined as ‘a car driving in the wrong direction on a road with separated driving directions and consequently driving into oncoming traffic '. This relates...... Read more