UDRIVE webinars coming up in March 2017

2016-12-20 15:35:35

Four thematic webinars will be organised by UDRIVE during first two weeks of March 2017. Preliminary results of each Work Package of SP4 will be presented: 1) Eco-driving, 2) Secondary tasks (distraction), 3) Vulnerable road users and 4) Everyday driving and risks. The methodological asp… 

Check out the new UDRIVE Infographic

Maria de Rycke 2016-12-12 14:13:42

UDRIVE has created a new infographic showing the progress of data collecton in terms of hours, drivers and vehices in 6 different countries. The infographic will be updated with new data each month and published on the website.

See the December 2016 Infographic below.

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IRTAD Road Safety Annual Report 2016

Maria de Rycke 2016-10-19 15:30:14

The International Road Traffic and Accident Database (IRTAD) of the International Transport Forum (ITF/OECD) published recently the full version of the Annual Report 2016, which


UDRIVE featured on Spanish national television

Maria de Rycke 2016-11-16 10:10:53

UDRIVE project was featured as a reportage in Seguridad Vital, a TV programme on road safety by the Spanish television RTVE.

Carlos Gutierrez and Oscar Martin Perez, both working on the Spanish OS, explained what the UDRIVE project is about and more specifically how the data in Spain is collected from motorcycles.


The reportage is available in Spanish via


Driver distraction continues to be one of the major causes of road collisions and other road incidents

Maria de Rycke 2016-10-12 11:55:48

A recent article was published by Sergeant Areti Amaxari (prevention officer with Cyprus police traffic department) on driver distraction phenomenon.

Driver distraction is “the diversion of drivers’ attention away from activities that are considered critical for safe driving, towards another activity”.