Senior Research Engineer
- Oslo, Norway
- [email protected]
Involvement in research projects related to road accident analysis and safety of cyclists.
Research and consultancy related to traffic calming, safety of vulnerable road users, road safety audit and inspection. Author of several national guidelines. Involvement in several EU research projects (GUIDEMAPS, ROSEBUD, RIPCORD, Pilot4Safety).
Involvement in bicycle infrastructure upgrades and bus priority projects in Christchurch.
A multi-method approach to exploring risk factors in truck-bicycle encounters
Road constructions, Traffic Engineering
Pokorny, Petr; Jensen, Jan; Gross, Frank; Pitera, Kelly. (2020). Safety effects of traffic lane and shoulder widths on two-lane undivided rural roads: A matched case-control study from Norway. Accident Analysis & Prevention, vol. 144.
Pokorny, Petr; Pitera, Kelly. (2019) Observations of truck-bicycle encounters: A case study of conflicts and behaviour in Trondheim, Norway. Transportation Research Part F: Traffic Psychology and Behaviour
Pokorny, Petr. (2018) A multi-method approach to exploring risk factors in truck-bicycle encounters. ISBN 978-82-326-2874-2. Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU.
Pokorny, Petr; Pritchard, Ray; Pitera, Kelly. (2018) Conflicts between bikes and trucks in urban areas—A survey of Norwegian cyclists. Case Studies on Transport Policy, vol. 6.
Pitera, Kelly; Pokorny, Petr; Kristensen, Terje; Bjørgen, Astrid. (2017) The complexity of planning for goods delivery in a shared urban space: a case study involving cyclists and trucks. European Transport Research Review, vol. 9.
Pokorny, Petr; Drescher, Jerome; Pitera, Kelly; Jonsson, Thomas. (2017) Accidents between freight vehicles and bicycles, with a focus on urban areas. Transportation Research Procedia, vol. 25.
Pokorny, Petr. (2015) Sbohem, sedmikrasky: komentovana historie lezeni v Moravskem Krase (commented history of climbing in Moravian Karst. a self-published book). ISBN 978-80-260-7458.
Introduction to Road Safety Audit, 2003, TMS Consultancy, Coventry, UK
Master Class Cycle Planning, 2005, NHTV International Professional Academy, Breda, Holland
Fundamentals of plannning and design for cyclists, 2007, Viastrada, Christchurch, NZ
Road Safety Auditor, 2010, FEHRL, Brussels, Belgium
Road Safety Management Summer School, 2012, University of Catania, Italy
A month intership at VTI, 2012, Linköping, Sweden
Planning the Cycling City, 2015, University of Amsterdam, Netherland
Traffic conflicts observation course, 2015, Lund University, Sweden
Traffic safety, 2016, Aalborg University, Denmark
Urban Freight and Behaviour change, 2017, Molde University College, Norway
Czech (mother tongue), English (proficient user), German and Norwegian (basic user)
Microsoft Office, T-Analyst, RUBA, QGIS
Teaching/Lecturing, Photography, Graphic
Fishing, Hiking, Beer brewing, Tennis, Cross country skiing, Movies and books