Essays about: "causes of road accidents"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words causes of road accidents.

  1. 1. Visual Communication Console : Sharing Safety-Critical Information between Heavy Vehicles and Vulnerable Road Users

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för maskinteknik

    Author : Dastan Gomli; Erik Lindström; [2019]
    Keywords : Visual Communication; Communication Platform; Heavy Vehicles; Machine Vision; Traffic Safety;

    Abstract : Background. Over the years, between 2013 and 2017, accidents between HeavyGoods Vehicles and Pedestrians have come to increase. Leading causes stem frominattentiveness and lack of communication between driver and pedestrians. READ MORE

  2. 2. Increased Safety on Cycling Paths by Improving Road Maintenance : A Concept to Report Faults and Provide Grades on Cycling Paths

    University essay from KTH/Hållbarhet och miljöteknik

    Author : Sara Vitmosse; [2018]
    Keywords : MCA; Cycling infrastructure; Operation and maintenance; Mobile application; reporting system;

    Abstract : Urbanisation is increasing and more sustainable transport modes are promoted, in both the sustainable development goals and the national goals. Sweden has developed a national cycling strategy, with the purpose to improve cycling infrastructure and make more people chose the bike. READ MORE

  3. 3. Machine learning based pedestrian event monitoring using IMU and GPS

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Davi Ajmaya; Dennis Eklund; [2018]
    Keywords : Machine Learning; Pedestrian; IMU; GPS; Hidden Markov Model; Artificial Neural Network; Event Monitoring;

    Abstract : Understanding the behavior of pedestrians in road transportation is critical to maintain a safe en- vironment. Accidents on road transportation are one of the most common causes of death today. As autonomous vehicles start to become a standard in our society, safety on road transportation becomes increasingly important. READ MORE

  4. 4. Bicycle accidents: An analysis of the causes of single bicycle accidents in Stockholm

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Cecile Nseya; [2018]
    Keywords : Bicycle accident; single-bicycle-accident; safety; sustainable development; Stockholm; STRADA;

    Abstract : Bicycling has many advantages. For example, it emits less noise compared to motor vehicles, it is environmentally friendly, and bicycling, as a means of transport, gives people exercise. To encourage bicycling in Sweden, the Swedish government has promoted policies and proposals on national and local levels. READ MORE

  5. 5. Klövvilt- och fordonskollisioner : en analys av viltolyckskluster

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Marielle Riikonen; [2016]
    Keywords : klövvilt; viltolyckor; kluster; social organisation;

    Abstract : The expansion of the road network and the rise of traffic volume, as well as the growth in the population size of many ungulate species leads to an increase of ungulate-related accidents. Ungulate-vehicle collisions are a major road safety issue which causes considerable mortality among many species. READ MORE