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My name is Vincent van der Vlies and I am a safety and security consultant at Berenschot. As a safety
consultant, I give advice to clients and perform research on different safety and security related subjects, mostly related to urban planning, such as public safety, integral safety and external safety.

On this website you will find – among others – the details of my PhD research, publications, media performances and my columns. Please feel free to download my publications in English by clicking one of the links below. In the download section you can download all my publications and interviews (mainly in Dutch).

  1. My PhD thesis on Rail Transport Risks and Urban Planning.
  2. Contribution to the WIT conference Risk Analysis 2006 on the redistribution of risks
  3. An article in the scientific Journal Safety Science on network effects of transport of hazardous materials in the Netherlands.
  4. Contribution to the AESOP 2007 conference discussing whether the transport of hazardous materials should be regarded as a risk.
  5. Contribution to the CVS 2007 conference discussing institutions and institutional change regarding transport of hazardous materials.
  6. Contribution to the AATT 2008 conference discussing institutions and institutional change regarding transport of hazardous materials.
  7. Contribution to the PSAM 2008 conference discussing the feasibility of a new network for the transport of hazardous materials.
  8. An article in the scientific Journal Safety Science on rail transport risks concerning transport of hazardous materials.
  9. Contribution to the SRA Europe 2013 conference discussing a new qualititative view on risk analysis regarding transport of hazardous materials and the risks for sluices and dykes.
  10. A contribution in the Journal of Risk Research, discussing a new qualititative view on risk analysis regarding transport of hazardous materials and the risks for sluices and dykes […Click…] This was the final draft. Please download the full version on the JORR website.

If you have any questions or remarks, please do not hesitate to contact me by using the contact form below or just send me an e-mail.