Found 10 documents.

Fietshelmcampagne 'Coole kop, helm op!' in Zeeland

Publication/report
Published: 2016 (SWOV/VeiligheidNL): Boele, M.; Panneman, M.; Adriaensens, L.; Goldenbeld, Ch; Blatter, B.; Commandeur, J.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Bicycle, Risks, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, Education, International,bicycle
In de periode 2010-2015 is in de provincie Zeeland de fietshelmcampagne ‘Coole kop, helm op!’ gevoerd, waarin in totaal 32 duizend gratis fietshelmen zijn uitgereikt aan kinderen van 4-8 jaar. Het... Read more

Monitor Verkeersveiligheid 2016 - Achtergrondinformatie en onderzoeksverantwoording

Publication/report R-2016-14A
Published: 2016 (SWOV): Korving, H.; Goldenbeld, Ch.; Schagen, I.N.L.G. van; Weijermars, W.A.M.; Bijleveld, F.D.; Wesseling, S.; Bos, N.M.; Stipdonk, H.L.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Other modes of traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, Education, International,safety
Dit rapport dient als achtergrondrapport en onderzoeksverantwoording bij de Monitor Verkeersveiligheid 2016 (R-2016-14) en bespreekt: ontwikkelingen in aantallen verkeersdoden en ernstig... Read more

Toename aantal verkeersdoden in 2015

Publication/report R-2016-14B
Published: 2016 (SWOV): Weijermars, W.A.M.; Stipdonk, H.L.; Wijnen, W.; Goldenbeld, Ch.; Bijleveld, F.D.; Korving, H.; Bruin, J. de; Bos, N.M.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Other modes of traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Technology & ITS, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, Enforcement, Education, International,fatality
In 2015 vielen er 621 verkeersdoden, 51 (9%) meer dan in 2014. Dit is significant meer dan op basis van de dalende trend verwacht werd. De toename is vooral in de tweede helft van 2015 ingezet en...... Read more

Single unprotected road user crashes: Europe we have a problem!

Publication/article
Published: 2016 : Methorst, R.; Eenink, R.; Cardoso, J.; Machata, K.; Malasek, J.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Pedestrian, Bicycle, Powered two-wheeler, International,
Unprotected Road Users (URU) are a subset of Vulnerable Road Users (VRU) who are not protected in their vehicles: pedestrians, cyclists and powered two-wheelers. EU statistics for 2014 show that...

Study on serious road traffic injuries in the EU

Publication/report
Published: 2016 (European Commission): Aarts, L.T.; Commandeur, J.J.F.; Welsh, R.; Niesen, S.; Lerner, M.; Thomas, P.; Bos, N.; Davidse, R.J.
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Other modes of traffic, Policy, International,
It is the ambition of the EU to reduce the number of killed and seriously injured on the roads over time. It has turned out that, especially in relation to serious injuries, there is still a...

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...

Practical guidelines for assessing the effects of drink driving interventions - Advice for road safety professionals in middle and low income countries

Publication/report
Published: 2016 (The International Alliance for Responsible Drinking IARD): Schagen, I. van; Houwing, S.
Tags: Risks, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Road traffic crashes are one of the main causes of injury and death worldwide. It is widely known that impairment by alcohol is an important factor in causing crashes and in worsening the...

The study design of UDRIVE: the naturalistic driving study across Europe for cars, trucks and scooters

Publication/article
Published: 2016 : Barnard, Y; Utesch, F.; Nes, N. van; Eenink, R.; Baumann, M.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Purpose UDRIVE is the first large-scale European Naturalistic Driving Study on cars, trucks and powered two-wheelers. The acronym stands for “European naturalistic Driving and Riding for...

Human factors reflection on existing traffic management measures

Publication/report
Published: 2016 (CEDR): Vissers, L.; Stelling, A., Hagenzieker, M.P., Schagen, I.N.L.G. van; Maerivoet, S.
Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Traffic management (re)directs traffic flows over the road network with the aim to optimise movements of people and goods in terms of reliability, safety and environmental sustainability. Measures of...

The use of navigation systems in naturalistic driving

Publication/article
Published: 2016 : Knapper, A.; Nes, N. van; Christoph, M.; Hagenzieker, M.; Brookhuis, K.
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic, International,
Objective In this study, we assessed the use of portable navigation systems in everyday driving by applying in-vehicle naturalistic driving. Method Experienced users of navigation systems, 7 females...