• Preliminary Programme Delft Road Safety Course 2017 

     

    Sunday September 10
    16:00 – 20:00          Informal get together

    Monday September 11 INTRODUCTION
    09:00 – 10:00          Course Introduction
    10:00 – 11:00          Introduction to road safety problems
    11:00 – 13:00          Case presentations by participants (I)
    13:00 – 14:00          LUNCH
    14:00 – 16:00          Case presentations by participants (II)
    16:00 – 17:00          Decade of Action and Global Status Report

    Tuesday September 12 ROAD SAFETY MANAGEMENT
    09:00 – 10:00          Road safety as a health problem
    10:00 – 11:00          Theoretical and practical introduction                                 
    11:00 – 13:00          Road Safety Management
    13:00 – 14:00          LUNCH
    14:00 – 15:00          Road safety strategies at a company level
    15:00 – 16:00          Awareness raising, getting public support, political priorities
    16:00 – 17:00          Effective implementation of interventions/partnerships
    Time t.b.d.               Road trauma management

    Wednesday September 13 ROAD SAFETY MANAGEMENT & DATA
    09:00 – 10:00          Data for road safety management  + Introduction IRTAD
    10:00 – 12:00          Road safety data + data collection  + data analysis
    12:00 – 13:00          Road safety advocacy
    13:00 – 14:00          LUNCH
    14:00 – 15:00          Road safety advocacy and the media
    15:00 – 16:00          Q&A
    16:00 – 17:00          Road safety audits and inspections 

    Thursday September 14 RISKS ON ROADS + 2E’s
    09:00 – 10:00          Introduction: basic risk factors + risk increasing factors
    10:00 – 11:00          Vehicle related crash factors
    11:00 – 12:00          Crash helmets, seat belts and child restraints
    12:00 – 13:00          Speed management
    13:00 – 14:00          LUNCH 
    14.00 – 15.00          Powered two wheelers
    15.00 – 16.00          Engineering (theory)
    16.00 – 17.00          Enforcement (theory)

    Friday September 15 ROAD SAFETY RESEARCH (day at SWOV)
    09:00 – 10:00           History of road safety research
    10:00 – 11:00           Road user behaviour
    11:00 – 12:00           Surrogate measures and safety performance indicators
    12:00 – 13:00           Monitoring road safety developments
    13:00 – 14:00           LUNCH 
    14:00 – 16:00           Drinking and driving
    16:00 – 17:00           Causes of road crashes
    17:00 –                    Wrap up first week

    Saturday September 16. Free

    Sunday September 17 Free 

    Monday September 18 KNOWLEDGE ON ROAD SAFETY INTERVENTIONS
    09:00 – 10:00           Safe System approach
    10:00 – 11:00           Safe System approach
    11:00 – 12:00           Bloomberg Philantropies approach to Global Road Safety
    12:00 – 13:00           Methods for evaluation of road safety measures
    13:00 – 14:00           LUNCH
    14:00 – 15:00           Methods for evaluation of road safety measures
    15:00 – 16:00           Priority setting for road safety interventions
    16:00 – 17:00           Costs of road crashes in LMIC

    Tuesday September 19 ROAD SAFETY COUNTERMEASURES
    09:00 – 10:00           Results of evaluating road safety interventions
    10:00 – 11:00           Results of evaluating road safety interventions
    11:00 – 12:00           Education (theory)
    12:00 – 13:00           Group discussions and Q&A
    13:00 – 14:00           LUNCH
    14:00 – 15:00           Effectiveness of education
    15:00 – 16:00           Vulnerable road users
    16:00 – 17:00           Vulnerable road users

    Wednesday September 20 TECHNICAL VISIT: engineering and enforcement

    09.00 – 20.00         Technical visit     
                                  –     Engineering (roads and traffic)
                                  –     Local policies Amsterdam

    Thursday September 21 DESIGNING A ROAD SAFETY STRATEGY
    09.00 – 10.00          Introduction
    10.00 – 12.00          Problem analysis and main lines of a strategy
    12.00 – 13.00          Main lines: reporting back
    13:00 – 14:00          LUNCH
    14.00 – 17.00          Designing a road safety strategy +  preparing presentation

    Friday September 22 Presenting the results of Wednesday 25
    09.00 – 10.00          Introduction
    10.00 – 13.00          Group 1, Group 2, and Group 3, Group 4
    13:00 – 14:00          LUNCH
    14.00 – 16.00          Evaluation and wrap up
    17.00                      Evening programme