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European Road Safety Charter
18-25 young adults

18-25 young adults

Thursday, 4 April, 2019 - 10:00 to Sunday, 7 April, 2019 - 23:00
Recinto Montjuïc
Spain
85% of Polish drivers cannot drive properly on highways. They are unable to create a rescue lane in case of a car crash and 80% of drivers declare that they cannot administer first aid. What is more, one of the highest death rate in Europe per 100 accidents was reported in Poland: 8.9! (the lowest...
The third edition of the campaign mostly focused on the dangers of distracted driving.
85% of Polish drivers cannot drive properly on highways. They are unable to create a rescue lane in case of a car crash and 80% of drivers declare that they cannot administer first aid. What is more, one of the highest death rate in Europe per 100 accidents was reported in Poland: 8.9! (the lowest...
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Wed, 02/20/2019

On February 6th 2019, several experts explained the importance of road safety education during a webinar. It was the third webinar of the current Charter edition.

The webinar started with a presentation by Ludo Kluppels, traffic psychologist at Vias institute. Ludo touched on three topics: road safety education for children and youngsters, driver education and road safety education in companies. Next, we had the pleasure to work with Jennie Hargreaves, teacher at the Lockerbie Academy in Scotland, on education for children and young adults. In her presentation on ‘The Physics of Road Safety’, Jennie explained some of the various activities in the school's innovative road safety programme. Last but not least there was a presentation by Erik Roelofs, doctor of Philosophy and senior assessment scientist at CITO in The Netherlands. Erik shed a light on research and insights on moral reasoning during driving.

It has been shown that VR (virtual reality) acts as a form of treatment in the healthcare sector's. Studies have shown that VR has been a tool for preventing mental illness. There are also organizations that use VR to illustrate the problems that are caused by alcohol and create violence in homes.


This is a one year feasibility study, to find out if VR can affects people's attitudes and habits to prevent drunk driving. There is research that shows that VR affects learning ability, change behaviors.


DFM Rent a Car se ve reflejada en los valores del deporte y es por ello que su apoyo al mismo sea constante. Desde hace años, la empresa de alquiler de vehículos industriales y de ocio apoya y apuesta por el ciclismo, y en esta ocasión ha querido ir un paso más allá. Por ello, ha llegado a un acuerdo con la Fundación Marcelino Oliver para poner su granito de arena en la concienciación y educación vial.

Reduce the number of traffic accidents and offences committed on the Spanish roads.
Free access to the traffic rules and traffic signs of countries all over the world.

Road safety campaign and social prevention dedicated to the dissemination of good practices to citizens of all ages.

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