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People’s health and travel behaviour in the Netherlands
The relationship between people’s health and travel behaviour in the Netherlands was examined. The focus was not only on the health differences between people with varying travel behaviour. The physical activity people derive from their daily mobility was also examined.
23. September 2019 | Nachrichten > Netherlands
Ein Radfahrer
Cycling Expertise
File of the Week , A-10/2012: Cycling can impact people’s health in many different ways. It can reduce health problems, improve physical and psychological well-being and enhance the quality of life.
23. December 2012 | Nachrichten > Germany
Fahrradstraße in Houten

The term 'cycle highways' denotes high-quality cycle paths that offer a direct connection between home and work. They allow users to cycle at a constant speed with relatively low energy expenditure because the routes are free of intersections (under- and overpasses), consist of linear stretches...

1. December 2012 | Forschung Radverkehr >
Die Alterung der Gesellschaft und das Fahrrad

Independent mobility in old age has a high value in terms of maintaining private contacts and networks, maintaining physical fitness and running day-to-day errands. Traffic planning must respond to the specific safety requirements of older people, in particularly by creating clearly laid out...

1. November 2012 | Forschung Radverkehr >
Brandenburgische Straße 2011
Integration of Noise Action and Traffic Planning
During the development of the Noise Action Plan of Berlin the administration noted that the design of certain streets were strongly focussed on motorised traffic . The widths of the lanes in some cases were larger than required taking the current amount of traffic into account, while at the same...
31. October 2012 | Praxisbeispiel > Berlin
Gesundheitsförderung und Rad fahren

Cycling offers positive health benefits to almost everybody. However, the type of cycling and level of intensity people engage in varies from person to person. Especially for people with little time for exercise, cycling to work is a good opportunity to integrate physical activity into day-to-...

1. October 2012 | Forschung Radverkehr >
Based on recent years of experience with cycling, The Danish Cancer Society has found the need for a manual pointing out best practices for structural measures, aimed towards active transportation to school.
24. August 2012 | Nachrichten > Denmark
Beschäftigte nutzen das Fahrrad auf dem Weg zur Arbeit

Mobility management strategies can be pursued at regional or municipal level, but also at the level of an individual company; it often includes a combination of various strategies for action, such as information and consulting measures as well as image campaigns, but also infrastructural...

31. January 2012 | Forschung Radverkehr >
Ökonomische Effekte des Radverkehrs

As cycling is on the rise, bike-related sectors are increasingly seen as lucrative industries. Cycling has become an important component of tourism in Germany. The most important economic factor regarding the rise in bicycle use, however, is the substitution of car traffic with cycling due to...

1. March 2011 | Forschung Radverkehr >
Fahrräder und Fußgänger auf der Straße
Collection of over 100 active transportation best practices from around the world released
19. March 2010 | Nachrichten > Worldwide

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