Found 50 documents.

Analysis of Swedish and Dutch accident data on cyclist injuries in cyclist-car collisions

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Published: 2019 : Leo, C.; Klug, C.; Ohlin, M,; Bos, N.M.; Davidse, R.J.; Linder, A.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Bicycle, Passenger car, International,
Objective: To reduce the number of severe injuries sustained by cyclists in crashes with vehicles, it is important to understand which kinds of injuries are occurring to identify what should be...

Topic analysis of Road safety inspections using latent dirichlet allocation: A case study of roadside safety in Irish main roads

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Published: 2019 : Roque, C.; Cardoso, J.L.; Connell, T.; Schermers, G; Weber, R.
Tags: Infrastructure, Policy, International,
Under the Safe System framework, Road Authorities have a responsibility to deliver inherently safe roads and streets. Addressing this problem depends on knowledge of the road network safety...

A preliminary analysis of in-depth accident data for powered two-wheelers and bicycles in Europe

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Published: 2018 : Ziakopoulos, A.; Theofilatos, A.; Yannis, G.; Margaritis, D.; Thomas, P.; Morris, A.; Brown, L.; Robibaro, M.; Usami, D.; Phan, V.; Davidse, R.; Buttler, I.
Tags: Transport mode, Powered two-wheeler, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Despite progress from scientific and technological advancements, road safety remains a major issue worldwide. Road accident impacts such as fatalities, injuries and property damage consist...

The European road safety decision support system on risks and measures

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Published: 2019 : Martensen, H.; Diependaele, K.; Daniels, S.; Van den Berghe, W.; Papadimitriou, E.; Yannis, G.; Schagen, I. van; Weijermars, W.; Wijnen, W.; Filtness, A.; Talbor, R.; Thomas, P.; Machata, K.; Aigner Breuss, E.; Kaiser, S.; Hermitte, T.; Thomson, R.; Elvik
Tags: Policy, International,
The European Road Safety Decision Support System (roadsafety-dss.eu) is an innovative system providing the available evidence on a broad range of road risks and possible countermeasures. This paper...

An integrated behavioural model for active transport mode choices

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Published: 2018 : Dupont, E.; De Ceunynck, T.; Wijlhuizen, G.J.
Tags: Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
The current paper describes an integrated behavioural model that includes the main factors that can contribute to a modal shift from motorized to active transport modes. It has been built based on an...

An analysis of official road crash cost estimates in European countries

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Published: 2019 : Wijnen, W.; Weijermars, W.; Schoeters, A.; Van den Berghe, W.; Bauer, R.; Carnis, L.; Elvik, R.; Martensen, H.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, International,
This paper gives an overview of official monetary valuations of the prevention of road crashes, road fatalities and injuries in 31 European countries. The values have been made comparable by...

The mathematical relation between collision risk and speed; a summary of findings based on scientific literature

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Published: 2019 (European Transport Safety Council ETSC): Stipdonk, H.
Tags: Risks, International,

Costs related to serious road injuries

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Published: 2018 : Schoeters, A.; Wijnen ,W.; Carnis, L.; Weijermars, W.; Elvik, R.; Johannsen, H.; Van den Berghe, W.; Reed, S.; Daniels, S.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy, International,
Costs related to serious injuries constitute an important input variable to assess the cost-efficiency of road safety measures, which is one of the objectives of the H2020 EU project SafetyCube. A...

Using naturalistic data to study time headway behind motorcycles and other vehicles

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Published: 2019 : Winkelbauer, M; Donabauer, M.; Pommer, A.; Jansen, R.
Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Roughly 10% of motorcycle accidents in Austria are rear-end collisions. One explanatory factor for this could be short time headway, hence this research project. Naturalistic research provides a...

Serious road traffic injuries in Europe, Lessons from the EU research project SafetyCube

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Published: 2018 : Weijermars, W.; Bos, N.; Schoeters, A.; Meunier, J.-C.; Nuyttens, N.; Dupont, E.; Machata, K.; Bauer, R.; Perez, K.; Martin, J.-L.; Johansson, H.; Filtness, A.; Brown, L.; Thomas, P.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, International,
The EU research project SafetyCube pays specific attention to serious road injuries, defined as nonfatal road traffic casualties with an injury severity level of MAIS3+. By means of surveys,...