For the purposes of this fact sheet, the term “older”—in relation to population, drivers, occupants, and nonoccupants—refers to people 65 and older.
Older Population NHTSA crash stats — National (08/01/2023)Source: US Department of Transportation
Georgia Traffic Safety Quick Facts — Georgia (03/06/2023)Source: State Department of Transportation
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.
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.
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.
Older Driver Safety Webinar Rural road safety — National (12/09/2022)Source: Association
Webinar: Rural-Specific Challenges and Rural Safety Equity
What Does An Elderly Driving Evaluation Involve — National (11/28/2022)Source: Nonprofit Organization
In this brief article, we will explain what an elderly driving evaluation is and how it can help determine when it may be wise to stop driving.
Free Senior Transportation Options — National (11/07/2022)Source: Association
In this brief article, we will describe these transit alternatives for seniors. It offers a broad range of possibilities, including low-cost, publicly funded, accessible, and private choices.
Resources for State Driver Licensing Agencies: Older Driver Safety Awareness Week — National (10/26/2022)Source: Association
ChORUS offers a wealth of resources that promote older driver safety. We have curated lists to provide the perfect starting point for exploring resources, materials, and tools specific to you
Fall Prevention in Older Adults — National (07/18/2022)Source: Association
Resources are provided for reducing fall risks, including self-assessments, suggestions for home modifications, and a review of evidence-based strength & balance exercise programs.
Traffic Safety Facts Older Population - 2020 — National (07/12/2022)Source: US Department of Transportation
For the purpose of this fact sheet, the term "older" in relation to population, drivers, occupants, and nonoccupants- refers to people 65 and older.