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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.

New urban mobility: vision of the future

Projectnr: S15.09-a | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jan 2015, End date: 31 Dec 2015
Tags: Transport mode, Policy, Human behaviour in traffic,
Ambitions with regard to accessibility, environment, health and quality of life do change the city traffic. The changes are noticeable in the composition of the traffic, such as more two-wheelers and... Read more

New urban mobility: usage of bike paths

Projectnr: S15.09-b | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jan 2015, End date: 31 Dec 2015
Tags: Transport mode, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
Ambitions with regard to accessibility, environment, health and quality of life do change city traffic. The changes are noticeable in the composition of the traffic, such as more two-wheelers and...... Read more

New urban mobility: in-depth study into crashes with light mopeds in urban areas

Projectnr: S15.09-c | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jan 2015, End date: 31 Dec 2015
Tags: Transport mode, Risks, Infrastructure, Human behaviour in traffic,
This study was started in 2014 and runs parallel to the in-depth study of crashes involving mobility scooters and microcars (Project S15.05).

Monitoring of four regional road safety indicators: speed, alcohol, cycling infrastructure an road infrastructure

Projectnr: C04.05 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Mar 2013, End date: 01 Feb 2015
Attachments:
Tags: Policy,
Commissioned by the regional bodies ROF, ROVZ, ROVG and the Province of Utrecht, SWOV performed research into the monitoring of four regional road safety indicators: speed, alcohol, cycling... Read... Read more

Evaluation Dräger DrugTest 3000

Projectnr: E15.30 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Mar 2015, End date: 01 Sep 2015
Tags: Technology & ITS, Enforcement,
In 2015, Dräger commissioned SWOV to assess the accuracy of a saliva tester that is to detect recent drug use. This yielded information about the accuracy of the saliva tester at different time...... Read more

Evaluation Oxtox oral fluid screening

Projectnr: C11.12 | Status: Completed, Start date: , End date:
Tags: Enforcement, Technology & ITS,
In 2015, the company Oxtox asked SWOV to carried out research into the accuracy of a saliva tester designed to detect recent drug use. This provided information about the sensitivity of the saliva... Read more

Scenarios modest renovation infrastructure

Projectnr: E15.03 | Status: Completed, Start date: 01 Jun 2015, End date: 01 Mar 2016
Tags: Infrastructure, Policy,
In 2015, CROW, the technology platform for transport, infrastructure and public space, commissioned SWOV to do research into the consequences of modest renovation of present infrastructure. The...... Read more

Interpolis SlimOpWeg Experiment: the AutoModus-app

Projectnr: E15.46 | Status: Completed, Start date: , End date:
Attachments:
Tags: Technology & ITS, Human behaviour in traffic,bellen
Distraction by mobile phone use is a major road safety problem and therefore the Dutch insurance company Interpolis had an app for the smartphone developed in the framework of their SlimOpWeg (Smart... Read more

Interpolis Auto Experiment

Projectnr: E15.20 | Status: Completed, Start date: , End date:
Tags: Transport mode, Passenger car, Risks, Human behaviour in traffic, Education,jonge bestuurders
In 2015, insurance company Achmea commissioned SWOV to evaluate an advanced driver training for novice drivers and two virtual variants in what was called the Interpolis Auto Experiment. The goal was... Read more

Intersection observations Amsterdam

Projectnr: E15.25 | Status: Completed, Start date: , End date:
Tags: Road safety in numbers, Transport mode, Infrastructure,
In 2015, the municipality of Amsterdam commissioned SWOV to carry out camera observations to map cyclist behaviour at intersections. SWOV studied these observations and this resulted in straight...... Read more