STUDY OF TRAINING GROUNDS: EXPERIENCE AND EVALUATION BY USERS OF DRIVER TRAINING ON A TRAFFIC TRAINING GROUND

ONDERZOEK VERKEERSOEFENTERREINEN: BELEVING EN WAARDERING VAN BETROKKENEN VOOR DE OPLEIDING OP HET VERKEERSOEFENTERREIN

Traffic training grounds were introduced in the Netherlands after experiences in other countries, especially in the USA, Japan, The Federal Republic of Germany and France. By segregation at the beginning of driving instruction in vehicle handling and education in traffic behaviour, driver training should become more efficient and be improved. By driving lessons being given on a training ground. Traffic safety is improved, because other road users are not hindered by learners. In 1981 the first training ground was opened officially. There are now four training grounds in the Netherlands. The main purpose of this report was to obtain an insight into the experience and appraisal of pupils of driver training on such grounds. Interviews were held and the results show a positive attitude towards using the training grounds for initial driver training, but attitudes depended on the age and sex of the person interviewed. (TRRL)

  • Corporate Authors:

    VEILIG VERKEER NEDERLAND

    PO BOX 423
    HUIZEN,   Netherlands  1270 AK
  • Authors:
    • Lierde, EHCM van
    • Verbeek, J M
    • Dekker, K
  • Publication Date: 1984-1

Language

  • Dutch

Media Info

  • Features: Tables;
  • Pagination: 214 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00394252
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Institute for Road Safety Research, SWOV
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Monograph
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1985 12:00AM