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"Don't wait for accidents to happen"

SCHERMERS, Govert

CURRICULUM VITAE

Born in Elim, Limpopo Province, South Africa Resident of the Netherlands Qualifications • Dipl. Eng (Mechanical Engineering), 1984 • Post graduate studies in geometric design, environmental auditing • Various traffic and safety engineering courses Professional activities • Programme/cluster manager Safer roads • Senior researcher road safety engineering Main areas of interest • Traffic and safety engineering, • Road safety audits, • Geometric design, • Accident analysis and prediction modelling • Traffic simulation modelling Memberships • Member of the CROW committee on urban design standards (ASVV); Member of ICTCT; Member of the CROW WG on Turboroundabouts; Member of the CROW organising committee Verkeerskundige Werkdagen (Traffic Engineering symposium) . Safety Advisor to the platform Anders Betalen voor Mobiliteit (Road Pricing); Member of the CROW committee on distributor roads outside the built up area. Selected recent publications • Schermers, G.; Kenjic, Z.; Moning, H.; Drift, R. van der (2010) Assuring road safety quality in the road design process, the Dutch perspective and citing two case studies Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Highway Geometric Design, 1-5 June 2010, Valencia, Spain • Schermers, G.; Wegman, F.; Vliet, P. van; Horst, R. van der ; Boender, J. Country Report – the Netherlands Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Highway Geometric Design, 1-5 June 2010, Valencia, Spain • Candappa, N; Schermers, G; Stefan, C and Elvik, R (2011) Data requirements for road network inventory studies and road safety evaluations – Guidelines and Specifications. ERA-Net Roads Rismet Deliverable Nr. 3, Leidschendam. • Schermers, G; Cardoso, J; Elvik, R; Weller, G et. al (2011). Guidelines for the development and application of evaluation tools for road infrastructure safety management in the EU. ERA-Net Roads Rismet Deliverable Nr. 7

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