Older Americans Month
As we age, our ability to drive can be affected by changes in our physical and mental condition. Older Americans Month offers the opportunity to focus on transportation planning and approaches to improve traffic safety for older adults. Find resources created for professionals to share with older Americans here. Follow ChORUS on social media (Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and LinkedIn), to find more Older Americans Month Resources.
The Clearinghouse for Older Road User Safety (ChORUS) serves as a centralized, user-friendly, and dynamic source of information pertaining to highway safety for aging drivers, passengers, pedestrians, and cyclists. Built as a comprehensive resource, it covers all three major components of highway safety: safe roadways, safe road users, and safe vehicles.
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