SAFER CYCLING AND THE URBAN ROAD ENVIRONMENT
Grant number: LP130100380 | Funding period: 2015 - 2020
This project aims to improve the safety of cyclists while maintaining mobility in the urban road environment. By focusing on the safety of one of the most vulnerable road user groups the safety gains will benefit all road users. New urban road designs will be evaluated using Australia's first cycling simulator.
Related publications (7)
Crash characteristics of on-road single-bicycle crashes: an under-recognised problem
Ben Beck, Mark R Stevenson, Peter Cameron, Jennie Oxley, Stuart Newstead, Jake Olivier, Soufiane Boufous, Belinda J Gabbe
Compared with crashes with motor vehicles, single-bicycle crashes are an under-recognised contributor to cycling injury and the ae..
Safer cycling and the urban road environment: A case control study
Lynn B Meuleners, Mark Stevenson, Michelle Fraser, Jennie Oxley, Geoffrey Rose, Marilyn Johnson
This study aimed to identify features of the road environment that increased the risk of on-road bicycle crashes in Perth, Austral..
Characteristics of the road infrastructure and injurious cyclist crashes resulting in a hospitalisation
Lynn B Meuleners, Michelle Fraser, Marilyn Johnson, Mark Stevenson, Geoffrey Rose, Jennie Oxley
Faced with the current growth and change to Western Australia’s road network as well as the promotion and increased uptake of cycl..
Comparing ICD-10 external cause codes for pedal cyclists with self-reported crash details
Ben Beck, Christina L Ekegren, Peter Cameron, Mark Stevenson, Rodney Judson, Andrew Bucknill, Elton Edwards, Belinda Gabbe
Accurate coding of injury event information is critical in developing targeted injury prevention strategies. However, little is kn..
Bicycling crash characteristics: An in-depth crash investigation study
Ben Beck, Mark Stevenson, Stuart Newstead, Peter Cameron, Rodney Judson, Elton R Edwards, Andrew Bucknill, Marilyn Johnson, Belinda Gabbe
The aim of this study was to describe the crash characteristics and patient outcomes of a sample of patients admitted to hospital ..
Safer cycling in the urban road environment: study approach and protocols guiding an Australian study
Mark Stevenson, Marilyn Johnson, Jennie Oxley, Lynn Meuleners, Belinda Gabbe, Geoffrey Rose
BACKGROUND: Much of the research into cyclist safety in Australia has focused on behaviour with less focus on the impact of the ur..