A recent assessment of the burden of disease from noise by the World Health Organization (WHO) confirms that traffic noise is a major cause of environmental health problems. In cities, and near main roads and railways, traffic is the major contributor to noise levels. At present, some 210 million Europeans are regularly exposed to road traffic noise levels exceeding 55 decibels and 35 million are exposed to these levels of rail noise, pursuant to recent studies. Health impacts frequently occur above this level, according to the WHO and the EU.
COMMUNICATION FROM THE COMMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, THE COUNCIL, THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTEE AND THE COMMITTEE OF THE REGIONS. Towards a European road safety area: policy orientations on road safety 2011-2020
Survey conducted by The Gallup Organization, Hungary upon the request of Directorate-General Mobility and Transport. This document does not represent the point of view of the European Commission. The interpretations and opinions contained in it are solely those of the authors.
The goal of SUPREME was to collect, analyse, summarise and publish best practices in road safety in the Member States of the European Union, as well as in Switzerland and Norway. This document is a collection of best practices at national scale and aims to present the project’s results to national/regional policy and decision makers across Europe, thereby encouraging the adoption of successful road safety strategies and measures.
Published by the Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg.
This 92 page paper highlights challenges and opportunities in road safety research in Europe, describing the contribution from the European Community’s Research Framework Programmes as well as from other research activities at European level and their impact on road transport safety sector. Consideration is also given to new activities that could or should be undertaken in support of increased safety on our roads and for efficient policy implementation.
The Socio-Economic Benefits of Roads in Europe was produced by the International Road Federation (IRF) Research Council in 2007 and offers an informative insight into roads as a key sector of the European economy. This study demonstrates the tremendous economic impact of roads and road transport-related sectors on the European economy. It encompasses relevant statistics and reports on who uses the roads and why, the social and economic impact of roads and road transport, and the current demand for improved infrastructure and sustainable development on the continent’s road networks.
La Confédération crée des liens entre les associations nationales de familles de traumatisés crâniens, afin de mieux faire connaître le traumatisme crânien, et mieux défendre ensemble, au niveau européen, les intérêts et les droits des traumatisés crâniens et ceux de leurs familles.
Auto-moto klub 70 is a group of citizens and individuals based in Bosnia and Herzegovina who have a common interest in promoting automobile sports, improving the traffic culture and traffic safety. The aim of activities is also to protect the environment.
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CORTE (Confederation of Organisations in Road Transport Enforcement) est une association internationale regroupant des autorités nationales de pays européens en charge du contrôle du transport routier et de sécurité routière, ainsi que (en tant que membres associés et observateurs) des ONGs et entreprises commerciales actives dans ce même secteur. Son but principal est de développer des méthodes de contrôle harmonisées, d’associer à ses travaux ceux faisant l’objet de ces contrôles et de diffuser ces pratiques le plus largement possible.
Die zur AXA Gruppe gehörende AXA Winterthur ist mit einem Marktanteil von 21,4 Prozent der führende Allbranchenversicherer der Schweiz. Im Rahmen der finanziellen Sicherheit bietet die AXA Winterthur eine breite Palette von Personen-, Sach- und Haftpflichtversicherungslösungen, massgeschneiderte Lebensversicherungs- und Pensionskassenlösungen sowie Anlage- und Sparprodukte für Privat- und Unternehmenskunden.
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AXA Winterthur belongs to the AXA Group and is the leading multi-line insurer in Switzerland with 21.4 per cent of the market. Within the financial security framework, AXA Winterthur offers a wide choice of personal, property and liability insurance solutions, tailor-made life insurance and pension plan solutions as well as investment and savings products for private and corporate customers.
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Founded in 1953, Bilim Pharmaceuticals Inc started as one of the first domestic pharmaceutical manufacturers in Turkey. Since then the company has focused on the development, manufacturing and marketing of strong brand equivalents. Bilim is one of the top 3 players in the very dynamic and highly competitive domestic market. Currently with its competitive product portfolio composed of 120 products, state of the art R&D laboratories, modern high capacity manufacturing sites and a sales force of 1200 medical reps.
TSRSB (Association of the Insurance and Reinsurance Companies of Turkey) is a specialist institution with the characteristics of a non-governmental institution. The Association has 61 members (59 insurance and 2 reinsurance companies). It is responsible for developing the insurance sector and promoting insurance services; monitoring national and international developments and conducting research on insurance; establishing relations with national and international institutions; empowering solidarity between companies and eliminating unfair competition among members.
Published by admin on Donnerstag, 16/07/2009 Last modified by admin on Fr, 29/01/2010 - 11:58
ITA-COSUF - the Committee on Operational Safety of Underground Facilities was founded at the 31st ITA-AITES World Tunnel Congress (WTC) 2005 in Istanbul. It is one out of three ITA committees and supported by PIARC, the World Road Association. Objectives are targeted through three Activity Groups (AG) which are: * AG 1 – Interaction with European and international activities * AG 2 – Regulations and best practice * AG 3 – Research and new finding
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EIM, the European Rail Infrastructure Managers gathering 11 members, was established to promote the interests and views of the independent infrastructure managers in Europe, following liberalisation of the railway market.
The European Level Crossing Forum is an informal group that brings together rail and highway safety experts from European countries and beyond to exchange information and experiences for the ongoing improvement of at-grade road/rail interface management and performance.
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Honda Motor Co., Ltd. his one of the world's largest motorcycle manufacturers. They employing 137, 827 associates. Honda develops, manufactures and markets a wide variety of products ranging from small general purpose engines and scooters to speciality sports cars.
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The European Union Road Federation (ERF), the Brussels Programme Centre of the International Road Federation (IRF), is a non-profit association which coordinates the views of Europe's road sector and acts as a platform for dialogue and research on mobility issues. The following sections present you our activities, our missions and our internal working.
The European Bureau of the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), represents via its affiliated members, 71 national motoring and touring organisations in the 47 countries belonging to the Council of Europe, 34 million motorists in the European Union.
The CEA is the European insurance and reinsurance federation. Through its 33 member bodies, the national insurance associations, the CEA represents all types of insurance and reinsurance undertakings. Its main activity is the representation of the insurance industry versus the European institutions.