Home/Ricard Casalins

About Ricard Casalins

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Ricard Casalins has created 18 blog entries.

Seminar on Head and Neck Biomechanics (PIONEERS & OSCCAR)

On June 30th, 2020 a Biomechanics Seminar was held . It was a videoconference workshop organized by Strasbourg Universitity (Thank you!). This workshop was about modeling, validation and injury criteria and was adressed to members of PIONEERS and OSCCAR , two H2020 Projects. It was a success, about 50 people attended this Webinar. It [...]

Seminar on Head and Neck Biomechanics (PIONEERS & OSCCAR)2020-07-01T16:08:40+02:00

PIONEERS Project appears in the June edition of the RACC magazine

The article is a short brief of PIONEERS Project. RACC magazine is the Journal that RACC sends to 300.000 homes of Spanish drivers and riders. The digital version has an audience of 35,000 readers. The content of the publication deals with mobility and other things of interest to its members.

PIONEERS Project appears in the June edition of the RACC magazine2020-06-10T13:58:37+02:00

PIONEERS 5th General Assembly (Online meeting)

PIONEERS project is ongoing. Despite the restrictions by COVID-19, the project activity does not stop. The 5th General Assembly of PIONEERS project was held in 13th may 2020 (It was an online meeting) More than 30 people attended in the morning and afternoon sessions. The meeting was a success, but we hope that next [...]

PIONEERS 5th General Assembly (Online meeting)2020-05-26T12:19:35+02:00

Thank you IFSTTAR, welcome Université Gustave Eiffel

IFSTTAR (Institut Français des Sciences et Technologies des Transport de l’Aménagement et des Réseaux) is one of PIONEERS Consortium members. Since January 1, 2020 IFSTTAR has integrated with other entities such as the University of Paris-Est Marne-la-Vallée to form Université Gustave Eiffel. This circumstance is only a formal aspect, the commitment of the new [...]

Thank you IFSTTAR, welcome Université Gustave Eiffel2020-04-02T18:32:21+02:00

Jorge Viegas’ interview with PIONEERS Project

PIONEERS is proud to present the exclusive interview we have conducted with Jorge Viegas, FIM President. “The performance of safety systems (PPE or OBS), the use of these measures and the training of drivers and riders are equally important to improve the safety of motorists” Jorge Viegas (FIM President) Read [...]

Jorge Viegas’ interview with PIONEERS Project2020-03-12T15:43:54+02:00

Body Regions defined by PIONEERS Project

The main goal of the PIONEERS project is to improve the safety of PTWs by providing an integrated approach to rider protection considering on-rider (personal protective equipment, PPE) and on-board systems. To achieve this goal, the project has worked hard on PTWs accident analysis. A literature review on body regions presented in projects or [...]

Body Regions defined by PIONEERS Project2020-01-03T15:17:01+02:00

Where do you think there are more impacts?

One of the main topics in our Project are Helmets. PIONEERS project has investigated which helmet areas show more frequently damages / contact points. From the analysis of the available data from France, Germany, Italy and Australia, it can be seen that all areas are hit, but the areas  13-15, 18-19, 23-25 and [...]

Where do you think there are more impacts?2020-05-11T15:55:17+02:00

PIONEERS project has reached the middle of its lifetime

PIONEERS project started its activity in May 2018. The planned lifetime of the Project is 3 years, so this month we have reached the midle. During these 18 months: PIONEERS Consortium has submited 13 deliverables (Some of them are not public) 7 milestones have been reached Our Twitter activity has generated more than 30.000 [...]

PIONEERS project has reached the middle of its lifetime2019-11-27T17:07:15+02:00

PIONEERS 4th General Assembly (Brussels)

The 4th General Assembly of PIONEERS project was held in Brussels on 02/03 October 2019. During the first day the leaders of all Work Packages explained the status of each WP. On the second day we held a Workshop about PPEs (Personal Protective Equipments) with participation of ACEM members. Thanks to ACEM for let [...]

PIONEERS 4th General Assembly (Brussels)2019-11-22T15:59:11+02:00
  This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 769054.