Search for dissertations about: "doctoral thesis traffic safety at work"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 swedish dissertations containing the words doctoral thesis traffic safety at work.

  1. 1. Advancing Traffic Safety An evaluation of speed limits, vehicle-bicycle interactions, and I2V systems

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Ary Pezo Silvano; KTH.; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Traffic safety; urban roads; posted speed limits; road characteristics; free-flow speed; time headway; vehicle-bicycle interactions; logit model; yielding probability; cooperative systems and warning messages.; Transportvetenskap; Transport Science;

    Abstract : Since the introduction of motor vehicles, the number of fatalities and accidents has been a concern for society.The number of fatalities on roads is amongst the most common causes of mortality worldwide (WHO, 2015).Even in industrialized countries the number of fatalities remains unacceptable. READ MORE

  2. 2. Safety at Rail-Road Level Crossings

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Mohammad Shahriari; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [1993]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industriell teknik och ekonomi; Industrial engineering and economy; Teknisk mekanik; Engineering mechanics; rail road crossings; safety; traffic safety; driver behaviour; risk analysis;

    Abstract : Safety related to traffic at rail/road level crossings has long been a major issue for rail operators all over the world. Eliminating these level crossings entirely would be a desirable solution. However converting them into separate types is very expensive and not reasonable in many cases, e.g. READ MORE

  3. 3. Indicators for traffic safety assessment and prediction and their application in micro-simulation modelling a study of urban and suburban intersections

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Jeffery Archer; KTH.; KTH.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social sciences; Traffic safety; proximal safety indicators; micro-simulation; safety analysis; Samhällsvetenskap; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : In order to achieve sustainable long-term transport infrastructure development, there is a growing need for fast, reliable and effective methods to evaluate and predict the impact of traffic safety measures. Recognising this need, and the need for an active traffic safety approach, this thesis focuses on traffic safety assessment and prediction based on the use of safety indicators that measure the spatial and/or temporal proximity of safety critical events. READ MORE

  4. 4. Safety Culture in Sea and Aviation Transport

    University dissertation from Ergonomics and Aerosol Technology, Department of Design Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Åsa Ek; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2006]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; organizational climate; air traffic control; safety culture; passenger shipping; airport ground handling; Social sciences; Samhällsvetenskaper; Development psychology; Utvecklingspsykologi; Applied and experimental psychology; Tillämpad och experimentell psykologi; Technological sciences; Teknik; Säkerhetsteknik; Safety technology;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish I forskningsarbetet som presenteras i denna avhandling har säkerhetskulturen studerats inom sjö- och flygtransportbranscherna med fokus på individers attityder och uppfattningar om säkerhetskulturen. En säkerhetskultur avspeglar de attityder, uppfattningar och värderingar som individer i en organisation delar när det gäller säkerheten. READ MORE

  5. 5. Organizational Psychology and Safety Culture in Air Traffic Control: Concerning Organizational Climate, Situational Leadership and Psychosocial Work Environment

    University dissertation from Department of Psychology, Lund University

    Author : Marcus Arvidsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Air traffic control; Psychology; Psykologi; Social psychology; Socialpsykologi; Industrial psychology; Arbetspsykologi; Psychosocial work environment; Organizational climate; industripsykologi; Safety culture; Situational leadership;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Föreliggande avhandling behandlar organisatoriska aspekter såsom organi-sationsklimat, psykosocial arbetsmiljö, situationsanpassat ledarskap samt säkerhetskultur inom den svenska flygtrafikledningen. Avhandlingen är en del av ett större forsknings- och utvecklingsprojekt ? Human Factors in Air Navigation Services (HUFA) ? som drivs i samarbe-te mellan det svenska Luftfartsverket och Lunds universitet. READ MORE