The goal of the Ride Illinois Safety Program is to make bike education courses and resources accessible to adults and children across Illinois. This webinar is tailored to older adults and being safe while biking.
Bike Safety Tips for Older Adults — Illinois (09/28/2021)Source: Association
District of Columbia: Senior Driver Information for DC — District of Columbia (09/18/2020)Source: State Department of Transportation
DC’s Department of Motor Vehicles has a page on its website specifically for seniors with information regarding licensing.
CarFit — District of Columbia (05/27/2020)Source: Association
CarFit is an educational program that offers older adults the opportunity to check how well their personal vehicles "fit" them.
Driver Medical Review Practices Across the United States — District of Columbia (04/01/2017)Source: US Department of Transportation
There were 38.4 million licensed older drivers in 2014—a 31% increase from 10 years earlier (2005).
Medical Review Practices For Driver Licensing Volume 3 — District of Columbia (04/01/2017)Source: US Department of Transportation
This volume updates the information presented in 2003 (Summary of Medical Advisory Board Practices in the United States).
Washington, DC: WMATA’s Planning Blog — District of Columbia (01/17/2017)Source: Nonprofit Organization
The blog for Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority.
Brain Training Tips for Smart Driving — District of Columbia (10/04/2016)Source: Association
A study funded by the National Institutes of Health recently found that adult drivers who had cognitive training for memory, reasoning or speed of processing had 50 percent fewer car crashes than those in the control group.
Medical Review Practices For Driver Licensing Volume 1 — District of Columbia (10/01/2016)Source: US Department of Transportation
A Case Study of Guidelines and Processes in Seven U.S. States.
Automatic Emergency Braking Systems Are About to Be Everywhere — District of Columbia (05/01/2016)Source: Association
NHTSA predicts that most automakers’ acceptance of the challenge will make AEB standard on new cars three years faster than could be achieved through the formal regulatory process. And the feature could be arriving sooner than 2022.
Illinois: City of Chicago 2011 Pedestrian Crash Analysis – Summary Report — Illinois (12/01/2011)Source: State Department of Transportation
The city of Chicago published its 2011 Pedestrian Crash Analysis Summary Report which includes information on pedestrian activity and efforts to improve safety on its streets.