"Don't wait for accidents to happen"

10. Lund – Sweden

1997/08/05 - 1997/08/06



New approaches

Organisers: LIT DTS; SVENSSON, Äse; HYDÉN, Christer

Pictures of the workshop



Context model of risk. WONTORCZYK, Antoni
Drivers perception of pedestrians. PACKHAM, Derek; SILCOCK, David
Two tools for finding what function links the dependent variable to the explanatory variables. BAMFO, Joseph; HAUER, Ezra
Pedestrian risk decrease with pedestrian flow and increase with vehicle flow – A case study. LEDEN, Lars Gunnar
Computer simulation of traffic conflicts. GUERAMY, V. D.; TONKONOZHENKOV, O. I.
A method to analyse the traffic process in a safety perspective. SVENSSON, Åse
An assessment of some causal models to explain drinking-driving intention. CANET, Fernando; CARBONELL VAYA, Enrique J.; TEJERO, Pilar
Prototypical scenarios, a means for describing traffic accident phenomena in road safety research and diagnostic studies. BRENAC, Tierry; FLEURY, Dominique


The ‘Older driver problem’ – myths and facts. HAKAMIES-BLOMQVIST, Liisa
Traffic experience and problems of elderly pedestrians in urban traffic. PAPP, Irén; PAPP, Miklós
Children’s understanding of other road users’ behaviour. OGAWA, Kazuhisa; PAPP, Irén
Young children’s safety understanding and behaviour in traffic situations. BENGTSSON, Hans; BRIEM, Waldimar
Observation of crossing behaviour in the vicinity of pedestrian subways. SISKA, Tamás
Search strategies in simulated traffical situations investigated with a stationary eyemarker equipment. HETMAR, Gorm
Effects of variable road condition signs on reported driver behaviour. HARJULA, Virpi; LUOMA, Juha; PENTTINEN, Merja; RÄMÄ, Pirkko
A driving simulator test of an alertness device. VERWEY, Willem B.; ZAIDEL, David M.


UK work on automatic speed control. CARSTEN, Oliver M. J.; COMTE, Samantha L.
The effects of speed limiters in cars. ALMQVIST, Sverker; HYDÉN, Christer; VÁRHELYI, András
Initial experience with traffic conflict techniques in Brazil. BRAGA, Marilita; GUEDES, Erivelton Pires; PIETRANTONIO, Hugo
Safety evaluation of ramp metering in Glasgow, Scotland. BRADER, Colin; MCLEAN, Tom
Deceleration to Safety Time (DST) – a useful figure to evaluate traffic safety? HUPFER, Christoph
Study of traffic accident mechanism by automatic recording system (TAAMS) UEYAMA, Masaru
Traffic analysis with image processing ANDERSSON, Jörgen; ODELID, Klas
Psychological aspects of accidents in area of road-railway grade crossings. ROTTER, Tadeusz
The effect of driving speed on subjective safety evaluation. ZAKOWSKA, Lidia


Effects of speed limits decrease in 1996 on incidence and severity of injuries sustained in traffic accidents in the city of Zagreb. BULJAT, Gojko; KEJLA, Zvonko; MIRIC, Marica
Raising the speed limit on motorways – Is it always a bad idea? HOCHERMAN, Irit
Characteristics of some accident circumstances on road blackspot sections. NOWAKOWSKA, Marzena; TRACZ, Marian
A study of accident mechanisms on an urban motorway. GITELMAN, Victoria; HAKKERT, Alfred Shalom
Headways, collisions and traffic: some results on French motorways and towards new questions. ARON, Maurice; BIECHELER-FRETEL, Marie-Berte; HAKKERT, Alfred Shalom; PEYTAVIN, Jean-Francois
The determination of the total number of hospitalized victims by comparison of police and hospital reports. OPPE, Siem; POLAK, Peter
Simulation of car-pedestrian impacts. A new human-body mathematical model. LAJUNEN, Timo; LÖVSUND, Per
Realtive collision safety in cars VADEBY, Anna


Measures of risk exposure in travel surveys. FONTAINE, Hélène
Rear-end collisions and close following. GLEDEC, Mladen
Differences between safe and unsafe zebra crossings in Switzerland. EWERT, Uwe
Can weather-related traffic management and information improve safety? KULMALA, Risto
CAI-system utilization in the re-education of older driver’s hazard perception. OTA, Hiro
Lane keeping behaviour at profiled road markings on motorways : A before-and-after study. HORST, Richard van der
Area wide illustration of car speeds. EKMAN, Lars; JONSSON, Thomas
Evaluation of accident black-spot redevelopment – investigated at a sample of sites. BERGER, Wolfgang J.
Quatitative expert judgement models – A new tool to estimate the effect of countermeasures. GÅRDER, Per; LEDEN, Lars Gunnar; PULKKINEN, Urho


Methods of designing integrated road safety programmes: Some reflections based on the work carried out in Estonia. MUHLRAD, Nicole
The road traffic accident situation in Ghana. AFUKAAR, Francis Kwaku
A study of pedestrian activity and accident risk: Implications for road safety policy. WARD, Heather
On a partially new approach towards traffic planning and street design in Sweden. WRAMBORG, Per
Urban planning and traffic safety. KELCEC-SUHOVEC, Stjepan
Can one make walking and cycling more attractive without causing safety problems? RISSER, Ralf

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