It takes more than age to determine when it's time to take the keys.
When should older adults stop driving? It depends — California (05/17/2022)Source: News
Safety potential of crash avoidance features, improved headlights, and V2V-enhanced technologies for older drivers — undefined (05/13/2022)Source: Association
These findings underscore the need to bring intersection assistance technologies to the consumer market. Everyone stands to benefit from currently available crash avoidance features and improved headlights and promoted among drivers
Systemic Opportunities to Improve Older Pedestrian Safety: Merging Crash Data Analysis and a Stakeholder Workshop — Oregon (05/10/2022)Source: Association
This paper presents a framework for improving older pedestrian safety in regard to serious (fatal and incapacitating) crashes, using Oregon as a case study.
Early Estimates of Motor Vehicle Traffic Fatalities And Fatality Rate by Sub-Categories in 2021 — National (05/01/2022)Source: US Department of Transportation
The report shows the increased trend in fatalities in 2020 has continued into 2021, and the increased trend in fatality rate per 100 million VMT in 2020 continued into the first quarter of 2021.
Visual Scanning Training For Older Drivers — National (05/01/2022)Source: US Department of Transportation
This study examined the effectiveness of an occupational therapist's visual scanning training program as an intervention to improve the visual scanning performance of healthy older drivers.
Finding Transportation Services for Seniors — National (04/21/2022)Source: Association
There are many transportations and driving services for elders who can no longer drive themselves. Agingcare can provide ideas on how to search for other transportation options.
Driver’s License Renewal Laws for Older Drivers — National (04/20/2022)Source: Association
Driver's license renewal time including seniors will be viewed as an individual, not as part of a group. this is the time to ask yourself the tough question: Should I continue the drive?
Talking about Driving with An Older Driver — National (04/06/2022)Source: Association
Conversations around driving can be tense and awkward. But there are things you can say to make those conversations more productive and less tense. Here are some things you can do.
Can You Drive With Multiple Sclerosis? — National (03/24/2022)Source: News
In this article, we examine how MS affects driving, how to get evaluated, and what modifications can be made to your car.
Alzheimer’s and driving: a potentially deadly combination — National (03/04/2022)Source: Association
Every individual’s experience with dementia is different, and Dr. Neha Lodha CSU believes that by identifying and measuring behavioral biomarkers, it may be possible to prolong the time when individuals with cognitive impairments