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Car drivers' road safety performance: A benchmark across 32 countries

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Published: 2020 : Pires, C.; Torfs, K.; Areal, A.; Goldenbeld, C.; Vanlaar, W.; Granié, M.-A.; Achermann Stürmer, Y.; Shingo Usami, D.; Kaiser, S.; Jankowska-Karpa, D.; Nikolaou, D.; Holte, H.; Kakinuma, T.; Trigoso, J.; Van den Berghe, W.; Meesmann, U.
Tags: Human behaviour in traffic, International,
The road safety performance of a country and the success of policy measures can be measured and monitored in different ways. In addition to the traditional road safety indicators based on the number...

Impaired driving due to alcohol or drugs: International differences and determinants based on E-Survey of Road Users' Attitudes first-wave results in 32 countries

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Published: 2020 : Goldenbeld, C.; Torfs, K.; Vlakveld, W.; Houwing, S.
Tags: Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Introduction Driving while intoxicated is a major risk factor for road traffic crashes, and it is important to understand the global developments, differences between countries, and determinants of...

E-scooters in Europe: legal status, usage and safety

Publication/report FERSI paper
Published: 2020 (FERSI Forum of European Road Safety Research Institutes): Kamphuis, K.; Schagen, I. van
Tags: Transport mode, Other modes of traffic, Technology & ITS, International,
Based on the input from FERSI members, this FERSI paper presents the legal status, usage and safety of e-scooters in 18 European countries. E-scooters are allowed in most of these countries. However...

Nicole van Nes appointed professor 'Human Centered Design for Smart Mobility'

Tags: International,
Het College van Bestuur van de TU Delft heeft dr. ir. Nicole van Nes per 1 september 2020 benoemd tot deeltijdhoogleraar 'Human Centered Design for Smart Mobility'.

SWOV explains Sustainable Safety in online presentations

Tags: Policy, International,
SWOV experts Aarts en Schermers gaven deze week online presentaties bij de Summer School Mechelen in België en de South African Road Federation (SARF) in Zuid-Afrika. Onderwerp van gesprek: duurzaam...

Does agreement mean accuracy? Evaluating glance annotation in naturalistic driving data

Tags: Road safety in numbers, Technology & ITS, International,naturalisticdriving
SWOV researchers Jansen, Van der Kint and Hermens authored the article 'Does agreement mean accuracy? Evaluating glance annotation in naturalistic driving data' in the journal 'Behavior...

Road casualties in Europe: EU target for 2020 to halve road deaths out of reach

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Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy, International,
Het jaarlijks aantal verkeersslachtoffers in Europa in 2020 halveren ten opzichte van 2010 lijkt niet meer haalbaar. Hoewel de meeste Europese landen in 2019 minder verkeersdoden te betreuren hadden...

Road user safety attitudes towards driver fatigue

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Published: 2020 : Nikolaou, D.; Goldenbeld, C.; Ziakopoulos, A.; Laiou, A.; Yannis, G.
Tags: Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Driver fatigue has been identified as a human factor causing major road safety problems in crash occurrence. The objective of this paper is to present the key findings on road user safety attitudes...

Final report from CEDR Research Programme Call 2015 "User Needs in a Multimodal Context"

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Published: 2020 (CEDR): Jones, M.; Hopkin, J.; Wijlhuizen, G.J.; Dijkstra, A.; De Ceunynck, T.; Fyhri, A.; Ciccone, A.; Gerike, R.; Köhler, D.
Tags: Transport mode, Technology & ITS, International,
The CEDR Transnational Research Programme Call 2015 was developed by CEDR Working Group Innovation and funded by the CEDR members from Germany, Netherlands, Finland, Ireland and Sweden. The aim of...

Towards an evidence-based national road safety programme

Publication/report FERSI position paper
Published: 2020 (FERSI Forum of European Road Safety Research Institutes): Schönebeck, S.; Schagen, I. van; Siegrist, S.; Eenink, R.
Tags: Policy, International,
This FERSI position paper intends to offer guidance to Member States on developing a national road safety programme. Its main message is that a road safety programme must be based on scientifically...