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Road safety in a globalised and more sustainable world—current issues and future challenges

8–9th November 2012

Hasselt, Belgium

Local organizer: Stijn Daniels

The conference was held in close co-operation with Transportation Research Institute (IMOB), Hasselt University.

Programme

Keynotes

Advances Pitfalls and Challenges in Crash Causation Research

  • Presentation

David Shinar

Pro‐Active Roadway Safety and the Future of Research and Practice

  • Presentation

Mohamed A. Abdel-Aty

Road users

Who is overconfident? Who is to judge?

  • Presentation

Mojtaba Moharrer

The effect of an ageing population on road safety

  • Presentation

Kurt Van Hout

ADHD and road accident risk: Results from metaanalysis

  • Presentation

Truls Vaa

Study Of Psychological Factors Influencing Rule Violation Behaviour Of Drivers

  • Presentation
  • Full paper

Mohammed Najeeb

A review of game-theoretic models of road user behaviour

  • Presentation

Rune Elvik

Infrastructure

Research on road safety infrastructure planning—case study of Minghang district in Shanghai, China

Yue Wang

Behavioural analysis of vehicle interactions at priority-controlled and right-hand priority intersections

Tim De Ceunynck

ITS

Identification of Hazardous Road Locations on the basis of Floating Car Data

Niels Agerholm

To what extent can IT/ITS improve Pedestrian Mobility and Safety

Per Gårder

Interaction with IVT-systems – Results of driving behaviour observations from the EU-project INTERACTION

Clemens Kaufmann

Analyzing the effect of driver characteristics on ISA system and developing individualized methods of presenting information

Kan Nakada

Pedestrains and cyclists

An overview of models to describe cyclist safety

Paul Schepers

Analysis of road safety hazards in area of pedestrian crossings on rural roads and road passages through the small towns

Mariusz Kiec

Predicting cycling accident risk in Brussels: A spatial casecontrol approachClick to download file! Full paper
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Luc Int Panis
Motivations for walking, cycling and using public transportClick to download file! Full paper
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Virpi Britschgi
Bicycle-bicycle conflicts: a systematic observation of behaviour from videoClick to download file! Full paperHORST, Richard van der
 

Programs and Strategies

Chair: Richard van der Horst

Institutional trends in Dutch road safety policies: more integration, more actors, more levelsClick to download file! PresentationBAX, Charlotte
Updating the national Road Safety StrategyClick to download file! PresentationMETHORST, Rob
Understanding injury-related disability in non-Western societies can contribute to more effective road safety policies and programsClick to download file! PresentationMark King
 

Measures

Chair: Tom Brijs

Beyond summarized measures: predictability of specific measures of simulated driving by specific physical and psychological measures in older driversClick to download file! Full paper
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Ariane Cuenen
Safety effects of restricting the speed limit from 90 to 70 km/hClick to download file! Full paper
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Ellen De Pauw
First roadside survey of child restraint system use in BelgiumClick to download file! Full paper
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Mathieu Roynard
 

Poster session I

Chair: Nicole Muhlrad

Short summary of the posters of the first dayClick to download file! 
THE EFFECT OF RED LIGHT CAMERAS ON SAFETYClick to download file!
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Ellen De Pauw
Ex-ante evaluation of road signs and pavement markings using a traffic sign simulatorClick to download file!
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Kris Brijs
Relating effects of cognitive workload with different working memory modalitiesClick to download file!
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Veerle Ross
Cognitive characteristics of traffic safety advertisement: factor structure and driver’s individual traitsClick to download file! Full paperTANIGUCHI, Shunji
How to assess reliability and validity of a traffic conflict technique?Click to download file!AMBROS, Jiri
Improving child safety on the road network A challenge based on ITS?Click to download file!
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LEDEN, Lars Gunnar
The Belgian drink driving roadside survey: findings from 2009 and beforeClick to download file!
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François Riguelle
How globalised is the perception of our streets?Click to download file!Kristof Nevelsteen
E-SAFETY FOR CYCLISTSClick to download file!Marjolein de Jong
 

Poster session II

Chair: Rob Methorst

Short summary of the posters of the second dayClick to download file! 
Implementation of infrastructure measures for improving powered two-wheelers safety on Slovenian national road networkClick to download file!
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Marko Renčelj
ROAD INFRASTRUCTURE IMPACT TO OLDER DRIVER’S TRAFFIC SAFETYClick to download file!Vlasta Rodošek
An examination of safety impacts from promoting e-Safety Systems in IsraelClick to download file!
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Sarit Sheffer-Chen
Network Safety Ranking – a European directive implemented in FlandersClick to download file!Kurt Van Hout
The attitudes and behaviour of European pedestriansClick to download file!
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Virpi Britschgi
Capacity building for road safety in rapidly motorising countries: A framework and an Indonesian case studyClick to download file!Mark King
Measuring the forgivingness of roads in a traffic systemClick to download file!D.M. Jansen
Is there any pattern for road safety evolution? Long-term trends in selected countriesClick to download file!Attila Borsos
Analyzing interactions between pedestrians and motor vehicles at two-phase signalized intersections – an explorative study combining traffic behaviour and traffic conflict observations in a cross-national contextClick to download file!
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Joram Langbroek
Towards a semantic-driven spatial monitoring framework for Road SafetyClick to download file!Diederik Tirry
Active to the KindergartenClick to download file!Elke Sumper
 

Additional papers

METHODOLOGICAL ASPECTS FOR MODELLING ENVIRONMENTAL RISK OF ROAD ACCIDENTS WITH TRANSPORTATION OF HAZARDOUS MATERIALSClick to download file! Full paperBEZERRA, Barbara Stolte