Equipment Research & Results



206 documents found

Bicycling injury hospitalisation rates in Canadian jurisdictions

The purpose of this study was to calculate exposure-based bicycling hospitalisation rates in Canadian jurisdictions with different helmet legislation and bicycling mode shares, and to examine whether the rates were related to these differences

Thu 19th Nov 2015

Bicycle travel, injury risk and conspicuity: Findings from a PhD project in New Zealand

This paper provides an overview of bicycle travel, injury risk and conspicuity in New Zealand, based on the findings of a PhD research project conducted in 2008-14.

Wed 4th Nov 2015

Predicting Public Bicycle Adoption Using the Technology Acceptance Model

This research uses the technology acceptance model as the basis to understand one’s intention to adopt bicycle sharing programs. 

Mon 2nd Nov 2015

Bike Share: A Study In Suitability Analysis

This thesis considers an analytical framework for assessing the suitability of urban areas for bike share programs that accounts for the spatial distribution of a variety of factors.

Thu 29th Oct 2015

Assessment of Thermal Discomfort when Wearing Bicycle Helmets

This research introduces a modelling framework for assessing the thermal comfort of bicycle helmet use.

Wed 14th Oct 2015

Analyzing the transition from a public bicycle system to bicycle ownership: A complex relationship

This paper looks at the interaction between the use of public bicycles and private bicycles with a a particular focus on the decision process that prompts people to buy their own bicycle. 

Thu 8th Oct 2015

Tracking global bicycle ownership patterns

This paper presents an effort to track household bicycle possession on a global scale by gathering survey data from 150 countries and extracting percentage household bicycle ownership values.

Wed 30th Sep 2015

Analysis of Car-to-Bicycle Approach Patterns for Developing Active Safety Devices

The study investigated near-miss situations captured by drive recorders installed in passenger cars to help in the development of safety devices that detect the presence of cyclists.

Thu 24th Sep 2015

The influence of a bicycle commuter’s appearance on drivers’ overtaking proximities

This study looked at whether drivers overtaking a bicyclist changed the proximities of their passes in response to the level of experience and skill signalled by the bicyclist's appearance.

Thu 17th Sep 2015

An Analysis of Technology-Related Distracted Biking Behaviors and Helmet Use

The aims of this study were twofold: (1) to determine rates and types of technology-related distracted behaviors among bicyclists in the borough of Manhattan in New York City; and (2) to assess the rate of bicycle helmet use among these cyclists.

Wed 16th Sep 2015