Letty Aarts

Biografie Researcher - SWOV Institute for Road Safety Research

Letty Aarts studied psychology in Amsterdam and obtained her doctorate with a thesis on situation awareness in ship navigation in 2004. Letty has been working for SWOV since 2003 and has done research on a variety of topics related to the interaction of road user behaviour and the design of the traffic system, road safety statistics and road safety policy issues. Letty is author and co-editor of the updated version of the Sustainable Safety road safety vision of the Netherlands (2005) and is currently leading the next update of the vision which will become available later this year.