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The NTUA Road Safety Observatory (NRSO)

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The NTUA Road Safety Observatory (NRSO)

Initiative details

Welche Zielgruppen haben Sie? 
The target audience is road safety decision makers and stakeholders (public and private) at all levels (local, regional, national, international) to support their road safety policies, programmes, measures and interventions.

Organisation details

School / Research center
Professor George YANNIS<br>Director of the Department of Transportation Planning and Engineering<br>National Technical University of Athens<br>5, Heroon Polytechneiou street<br>GR-15773, Athens Greece<br>geyannis@central.ntua.gr<br>
Welches Problem wollen Sie angehen? 
Road safety is a typical field where important investments are not always bringing results. The major contribution of NRSO is to continuously and dynamically support the road safety decision makers and stakeholders (public and private) at all levels (local, regional, national, international) with updated knowledge and data via open-science in order to identify the appropriate road safety policies, programmes and measures for the significant reduction of the number of road accidents and of the related casualties in Greece, in Europe and worldwide.
Was planen Sie zu tun? Beschreiben Sie Ihre Ziele: 
Contribute to the reduction of the number of road accidents and of the related casualties in Greece, in Europe and worldwide through the scientific support of evidence based decision making for the necessary road safety policies, programs and measures

The NTUA Road Safety Observatory (NRSO) is a Center of Research and Innovation Excellence on Road Safety, with global recognition [ranked: 2nd in Europe and 6th worldwide (AAP 2018)].


The high level scientific personnel of the NTUA Road Safety Observatory (Internationally...

Project activities

Wie wollen Sie vorgehen? Führen Sie die Maßnahmen auf, die Sie durchführen möchten: 
Daten 
Friday, 1 January, 2016 to Friday, 31 May, 2019
Name of action 

For more than 25 years, the major contribution of NRSO is to continuously and dynamically support the road safety decision makers and stakeholders with updated knowledge and data via open-science and thus, contribute to the significant reduction of the number of road accidents and of the related casualties in Greece, in Europe and worldwide, through the scientific support of evidence based decision making for the necessary road safety policies, programmes and measures.

Evaluation

Wie gehen Sie vor, um den Erfolg Ihrer Maßnahme zu bewerten? 
- global ranking of academic and research activities- success in competitive tenders for research projects (currently 7 Horizon 2020 projects granted out of 35 proposals)- papers accepted in peer-review scientific journals and conferences- various international awards- internal and external evaluators
Wie werden Sie Ihre Ergebnisse verbreiten? 
The NTUA Road Safety Observatory main dissemination tools comprise:<br>- a fully open and dynamic web-based road safety information system (www.nrso.ntua.gr) operational since 2004 and containing a wealth of most updated data and knowledge (more than 1.300 items),<br>- several key road safety decision support and information systems developed by the NRSO members,<br>- the highly interesting monthly NRSO newsletter (www.nrso.ntua.gr/nrso-newsletters), received systematically since 2007 by more than 3.200 experts and stakeholders in the field of road safety in Europe and worldwide,<br>- related social media reproducing key knowledge, data and other activities (linkedin, twitter).<br>
Wie viele Menschen wollen Sie erreichen? 
Wer wird die Evaluierung vornehmen? 
External evaluation
Internal evaluation
Wann werden Sie die Evaluierung durchführen? 
Before, after and continuous monitoring
Wie viele Gruppen werden Sie evaluieren? 
Interventionsgruppen 
100
Kontrollgruppen 
100
Bitte führen Sie die Indikatoren auf, mit denen Sie den Erfolg messen wollen 
global rankings - success in research competitive tenders - papers accepted in peer-review scientific journals and conferences - various international awards - internal and external evaluators - website visits - google search appearance results
Bitte beschreiben Sie die Evaluierungswerkzeuge, die Sie verwenden wollen, z. B. Umfragen, Interviews, Schwerpunktgruppen usw. 
Multi-criteria evaluations and international benchmarking

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