27th Aachen Colloquium Automobile and Engine Technology 2018, Germany

A paper titled Nudging the attention of drivers towards possibly hazardous situations will be presented at 27th Aachen Colloquium Automobile and Engine Technology 2018 on October 8th - 10th, 2018 in Aachen, Germany by Dr. Olaf Op den Camp, Ir. Jeroen Uittenbogaard, TNO – Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research & Prof. Dr. Phil. Maximilian… Continue reading 27th Aachen Colloquium Automobile and Engine Technology 2018, Germany

A Quick Guide

By opening this blogpost you can now download a PDF that gives a quick guide on the integrated framework. The guide gives a short introduction to nudging approach to behaviour change, and coaching approach to behaviour change. The quick guide aims to support the process of defining suitable interventions for MeBeSafe work package members by;… Continue reading A Quick Guide

6th Humanist Conference, The Netherlands

A paper titled Harsh braking by truck drivers: a comparison of thresholds and driving contexts using naturalistic driving data will be presented at 6th Humanist Conference on June 13th - 14th, 2018 in The Hague, The Netherlands by Reinier Jansen, SWOV Institute for Road Safety Research For more information visit: http://www.humanist-vce.eu/major-activities/conference/the-hague-2018/

Coaching and methodology

This document describes the research methodologies employed within Work Package 4. WP4 focuses on the development of driver coaching schemes, supporting coaching software/apps, and evaluations of such systems. WP4 consists of various tasks. Some of these are directly related to each other (e.g. concerning coaching of Heavy Goods Vehicle drivers), such that their research methodologies… Continue reading Coaching and methodology

Talk at the German Police University

A talk titled “H2020-Projekt MeBeSafe – Unfallprävention durch “Nudging” – sicheres Verhalten im Straßenverkehr” was given at the German Police University (Deutsche Hochschule der Polizei, DHPol) in Münster, Germany. By Anna-Lena Köhler, M.Sc. (presenting author), Dr. phil. Stefan Ladwig and Prof. Dr. phil. Maximilian Schwalm /Institut für Kraftfahrzeuge RWTH Achen University  

The first driving simulator study has now started

A motorway exit in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, serves as research road section for nudging drivers towards a desired behaviour. The Institute for Automotive Engineering (ika) of RWTH Aachen University visualized this road section in their driving simulator and now evaluates the impact of different variations of possible infrastructure nudging measures on participants’ driving behaviour. These studies… Continue reading The first driving simulator study has now started