Improving the safety of vulnerable road users—challenges and opportunities
8–9 March 2018
Local organizers: Tarek Sayed, Alex Bigazzi and Paul de Leur
The workshop was organised in close co-operation with the Department of Civil Engineering, University of British Columbia.
Methods and simulation
Can micro-simulation help in getting better exposure measures?
Is it ‘safe’ to use bike and walk scores as indicators of bikeability and walkability?
Ahmed Osama Amer
Validation of an agent-based microscopic pedestrian simulation model at the pedestrian walkway of Brooklyn Bridge
Crowdsourcing data-driven development of bicycle safety performance functions (SPFs)—microscopic and macroscopic scales
Cycling volume estimation methods for safety analysis
Mohamed El Esawey
Distinct effects of traffic on cycling behaviour: Considerations of safety and air quality in route decisions
Behavioral and Safety Analysis of Pedestrian-Bike Shared Space of Robson Street in Vancouver
Influence of different crash characteristics on level of injury among cyclists
Kira Hyldekær Janstrup
How bicycle level of traffic stress correlate with reported cyclist accidents injury severities: A geospatial and mixed logit analysis
Surrogate measures of safety
A comparison of different surrogate safety measures for traffic conflicts involving vulnerable road users
Wouter van Haperen
Surrogate safety evaluation framework
Conflicts and Collisions between Pedestrians and Cyclists: Case Study of the University of British Columbia Vancouver Campus
Complete Traffic Signal Timing
Improving mobility preconditions for persons with dementia – KOMPETENZ
Influence of the cognitive workload on bicycle safety at four-legged intersections
Results from a Simulator-Based Analysis of Right-Hook Bicycle Crashes at Signalized Intersections
Working in traffic: video-based observation of the risk of collision for pedestrian workers?
Safety evaluation at level crossings with the help of an automated measurement technique
Effect of Cyclist Buffered Lane on Motor Vehicle and Cyclist Behaviour
Traffic competences of children – do they need special infrastructure to be safe in traffic?
Countermeasures for Pedestrian and Cyclist Safe Journeys to School
Safety and policy
Diverse Stakeholder Perspectives on the Safety Impacts and Appropriate Regulation of Electric Bicycles
Car use: motives and habits
Economic evaluation of road safety measures in the EU SafetyCube project
Justifying road safety investments for locations without collisions by quantifying road safety risk
Paul de Leur