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Ingrid Hendriksen, Luuk Engbers, Jeroen Schrijver, Rene van Gijlswijk, Jesse Weltevreden (bovag), Jaap Wilting (bovag) , TNO, HBD, BOVAG
2008 An electric bicycle is a bicycle with pedal support: you have to pedal yourself, but a battery provides assistance. Sales of electric bicycles in the Netherlands have increased considerably over the past few years. Little is known, however, about uses and prospects for electric bicycles in the Netherlands.
Theo Zeegers , Fietsersbond
2010 Study into the safety of elderly cyclists in traffic as provided by a number of existing databases
Ingrid van Loon, Karin Broer , Fietsersbond
2006 Study among elderly people - and in practice among many cycling elderly people. Cycling to all kinds of destinations; certainly not simply for recreational purposes only. Main worries: bad maintenance and busy intersections.
2010 General survey of traffic safety of the elderly, with limited attention to their position as cyclists.
Paul Schepers , Rijkswaterstaat Dienst Verkeer en Scheepvaart
2009 This memorandum contains the recommendations by Rijkswaterstaat Dienst Verkeer en Scheepvaart (RWS DVS) on reducing the number of one-sided cycling accidents. These are based on research by Stichting Consument en Veiligheid on behalf of RWS DVS (Ormel, Klein Wolt, Den Hertog, 2008)