MeBeSafe Newsletter November 2020
Other - Software code, 2020

The last MeBeSafe Newsletter describes the nudges and other soft measures researched developed to make traffic safer, and the effect and impact they give rise to. This includes Flat lines to help cyclists use a safer speed and increase attention, Light patterns to make drivers slow down, Orderly things to increase distances between cars, Scores to increase distances between cars, Surprise rewards to make tired drivers stop, Real-time symbols to increase drivers' attention to cyclists, Coaching apps to help truck drivers coach themselves and Talking apps to coach drivers to use new features. 

It also includes research about how infrastructure acts as unintentional nudging, a Nudging Framework that can be used to develop more nudges in traffic, as well an an impact evaluation of the measures. Moreover, it includes personal statements from members of the research group.

Creator

Victor Bergh Alvergren

Chalmers, Industrial and Materials Science, Design and Human Factors

Cedrik Sjöblom

Chalmers, Industrial and Materials Science, Design and Human Factors

Measures for behaving safely in traffic (MeBeSafe)

European Commission (EC), 2017-05-01 -- 2020-10-31.

Areas of Advance

Transport

Subject Categories

Transport Systems and Logistics

Infrastructure Engineering

Applied Psychology

Driving Forces

Innovation and entrepreneurship

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Created

11/13/2020