21. Riga - Latvia

2008. October 30 - 31.

Engineering solutions to improve traffic safety in urban areas - Addressing technical, social and behavioural aspects

Organisers: Riga Technical University - Juris Smirnovs



PEDESTRIAN & CYCLISTS

Chair: Åse Svensson

Anti-Slip Devices to prevent pedestrians from slipping and falling during wintertime Click to download file! Paper
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Glenn Berggård
Pedestrians’ behaviours: errors, violations and lapses Click to download file! Paper
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Renata Jucksch Torquato
Pedestrian vehicle speed estimation at road crossing Click to download file! Pres
Eduardo Todt
Walking in Vienna: Quality Aspects from the user’s perspective Click to download file! Paper
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Clemens Kaufmann
Elderly cyclists’ opinions on safe and joyful cycling Click to download file! Paper
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Lars Leden
Assessing Pedestrians' quality Needs – progress Click to download file! Paper
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Rob Methorst
Urban Planning solutions to improve pedestrian’s safety in urban areas Click to download file! Paper
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Karel Schmeidler

Infrastructure Solutions

Chair: Ainars Paeglitis

Engineering solutions for urban route safety – a study in Taunton, U.K. Click to download file! Paper
Amit Doshi; ROBERT, Vivian
Traffic calming zones – bicycle tracks YES or NO? Click to download file! Pres
GLEDEC, Mladen
Distance between Speed Humps and Pedestrian Crossings: Does it Matter? Click to download file! Paper
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Peter Rosander, Lars Leden; JOHANSSON, Charlotta

Theoretical Approach

Chair: Herbert Gstalter

Strategies to influence habitual road user behaviour Click to download file! Paper
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Tineke Hof
Risk Homeostasis Theory in Traffic Safety Click to download file! Paper
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Kristine Malnaca
Elementary units of exposure Click to download file! Paper
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Alena Erke and Peter Christensen; ELVIK, Rune
Psychological mechanism of over-dependence on safety support system Click to download file! Pres
TANIGUCHI, Shunji

Road Users In General

Chair: Kristine Malnaca

Identification of unsafe traffic environments for children as autonomous road user in Flanders (Belgium) Click to download file! Paper
Liesbeth Uyttersprot, Thérèse Steenberghen, Anton Van Rompaey
Being Young in the City Lifestyle, Implications on Mobility Needs and Traffic Safety Click to download file! Paper
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Ralf Risser; CHALOUPKA, Christine
Impulsivity in novice drivers Click to download file! Paper
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Diva Eensoo, Marika Paaver, Jaanus Harro
Old and young drivers: where are the differences? Hector Monterde-i-Bort, Eduardo Todt; BIANCHI, Alessandra

Road Safety Assessment

Chair: Sonja Forward

Evaluation of signalised high-volume multi-lane turbo roundabouts: road scene analysis, road user survey, and video-based analysis of road user behaviour Click to download file! Paper
Marieke Martens, Jaap Kik; HORST, Richard van der
Safety impacts of cooperative systems Click to download file! Paper
Pirkko Rämä, Niina Sihvola; KULMALA, Risto
Road Safety Audit in the Czech Republic Click to download file! Paper
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Petr Pokorný
Assessment of road traffic safety level on Latvia’s main highways Click to download file! Paper
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Ziedonis Lazda
BUILDING THE CZECH ROAD SAFETY OBSERVATORY Click to download file! Paper
Jiří Ambros; AMBROS, Jiri
 
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