Projects

SWOV works with an annual research programme financed by the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment. In addition, SWOV carries out research commissioned by international, regional and local parties, such as the EU, industry and interest groups.

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Found 74 projects.

Safe and future-proof urban infrastructure

Projectnr: S15.07 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Mar 2015, End date: 31 Dec 2015
Tags: Infrastructure, Policy,infrastructuur
For a safe (urban) infrastructure, it is important that roads are properly categorized, have a safe layout and that the desired behaviour is supported. Especially in cities this approach raises...... Read more

Safe behaviour young cyclists (adolescents)

Projectnr: S15.08 | Status: Completed, Start date: 04 Mar 2016, End date: 31 Dec 2015
Tags: Bicycle, Human behaviour in traffic,tieners
After leaving primary school, young people spend an increasing part of their life in an urban environment. They leave the sheltered environment of their own village or neighbourhood to go to school... Read more

Assessments and Outlooks

Projectnr: S15.02 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jan 2015, End date: 31 Dec 2015
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy,doelstelling
Within the project Assessments and Outlooks (recent) road safety developments are monitored and the future numbers of road crash casualties are forecast. Identifying and analysing new developments is... Read more

Basic data for road safety research

Projectnr: S16.01 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jan 2016, End date: 31 Dec 2016
Tags: Road safety in numbers,data
Within this (continuous) project, the SWOV activities consist of obtaining, improving and making available the basic data that are necessary for research and for identifying developments. Research... Read more

Monitoring and identifying

Projectnr: S16.02 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jan 2016, End date: 31 Dec 2016
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Tags: Road safety in numbers, Policy,letsel
Within this project road safety developments are followed, predicted and analysed in order to provide input for the road safety policy. In 2016, the Monitor Policy Stimulus Road Safety was published... Read more

In-depth insight in crashes involving slow motorised traffic

Projectnr: S16.03 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jan 2016, End date: 31 Dec 2016
Tags: Transport mode, Other modes of traffic, Risks, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,snorfiets
In-depth study to identify the factors that play a role in the occurrence and outcome of crashes involving slow motorized vehicles. The vehicles that are included in this study are the light moped... Read more

Safety during the transition to higher levels of automation

Projectnr: S16.04 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jan 2016, End date: 31 Dec 2016
Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,zelfrijdend
This project consists of two studies in relation with the transition to higher levels of automation. One study investigates the mental workload: a workload that is either too high or too low leads to... Read more

Safe interaction between cyclists, pedestrians and autonomous vehicles

Projectnr: S16.05 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jan 2016, End date: 31 Dec 2016
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Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,slim voertuig
From the point of view of cyclists and pedestrians, this study examines the interaction between these vulnerable road users and motorized 'smart' – and in the longer term – automated vehicles....... Read more

Safe driving with early dementia: how far can we look ahead?

Projectnr: S16.06 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jan 2016, End date: 31 Dec 2016
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Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic,gezondheid
This research focuses on improving the existing test procedure for drivers in the very early stages of dementia. It will provide better substantiation for the use of the test procedure and the...... Read more

Feasible and future-proof approach towards ‘grey roads’

Projectnr: S16.07-b | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jul 2015, End date:
Tags: wegennetwerk; functie; gebiedsontsluitingsweg; grijze wegen
Distributor roads, the municipal and provincial 50km and 80km roads, are intended to bring us from residence or residential area to motorway as fast as possible. The crash data of the 50-and 80-roads... Read more