Monthly Archives: December 2018

Improving safety and mobility of vulnerable road users through intelligent transport systems


Despite substantial progress in improving road safety over the last decade, vulnerable road users (VRUs) have not profited as much as vehicle occupants from these developments. One of the potential measures to improve traffic safety is through the use of intelligent transport systems (ITS), by making vehicles or infrastructures more intelligent. A recent article collection in European Transport Research Review investigate ways in which ITS can contribute to the safety, mobility and comfort of VRUs.