Consequently, it’s important to be aware of – and adhere to – all car recalls. To help better understand the topic, we asked our AAA experts for answers to all your car recall questions.
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Everything You Need to Know About Car Recalls — National (04/22/2023)Source: Association
Georgia Traffic Safety Quick Facts — Georgia (03/06/2023)Source: Association
Gives a snapshot of the most common factors in crashes involving drivers aged 55 and older: injuries and fatalities demographics, prevention measures, safety resources, and support.
Cognitive test for older drivers tied to more safety for them, study shows — National (02/21/2023)Source: News
As a group older drivers are less likely to survive a server crash, and studies show they are particularly vulnerable in intersections.
BOOMERS — National (02/20/2023)Source: Association
Boomers' video helps older adults make a transportation plan.
Road To Zero Safe Mobility for Older Adult Webinar — National (02/02/2023)Source: Association
This webinar will explore some of the data behind older driver safety and support available for alternative commutes.
20 Rideshare Safety Tips to Protect Seniors Using Uber or Lyft — National (02/01/2023)Source: Association
Key safety precautions that seniors should take to protect themselves while using ridesharing services such as Uber and Lyft. These tips enable them to enjoy greater independence while safeguarding their well-being.
Transportation for seniors: Which services are best for you? — National (01/18/2023)Source: Association
A comprehensive guide of transportation options that help seniors get around their communities safely while maintaining their independence and freedom. Includes resources to find your own local transportation provider.
In-Vehicle Technology Use and Associated Factors Among Older Drivers — National (01/01/2023)Source: Association
This study examines the prevalence and frequency of use of in-vehicle technologies as well as the relationships between technology-use frequency and associated factors among a subset of AAA participants
Pedestrian Safety and Darkness — National (12/20/2022)Source: Nonprofit Organization
During this webinar, panelists shared new research into the issue of darkness and its role as a contributing factor for pedestrian crashes, as well as guidance for improving lighting and visibility.
55+ Driver Safety Program (website) — National (12/14/2022)Source: Nonprofit Organization
The website hosted by the Georgia Department of Public Health describes the state's 55+ Driver Safety Program and its activities, including CarFit, Yellow Dot, an annual virtual workshop.