CHP ‘ROLLS’ OUT STATEWIDE SAFETY TRAINING PROGRAM FOR ELECTRIC BICYCLES – California ((08/31/2023))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/chp-%E2%80%98rolls%E2%80%99-out-statewide-safety-training-program-electric-bicycles

Source: State Department of Transportation

As the popularity of e-bikes skyrockets, the CHP is launching an online e-bike safety and training program to help keep commuters and recreational cyclists safe. 


Accessibility Guidelines for Pedestrian Facilities in the Public Right-of-Way – National ((08/08/2023))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/accessibility-guidelines-pedestrian-facilities-public-right-way

Source: Nonprofit Organization

The (Access Board or Board) issues its final rule that provides minimum guidelines for the accessibility of pedestrian facilities in the public right-of-way. 


NHTSA Crash Stats "Pedestrians" 2023 – National ((08/01/2023))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/nhtsa-crash-stats-pedestrians-2023

Source: US Department of Transportation

NHTSA Pedestrian Fact sheet for 2023This fact sheet defines a pedestrian involved in a motor vehicle traffic crash as any person on foot, walking, running, jogging, hiking, sitting, or lying down.


Pedestrian Safety and Darkness – National ((12/20/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/pedestrian-safety-and-darkness

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.


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Resources for Medical Professionals: Older Driver Safety Awareness Week 2022 – National ((10/26/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/resources-medical-professionals-older-driver-safety-awareness-week-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


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Resources for State Driver Licensing Agencies: Older Driver Safety Awareness Week – National ((10/26/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/resources-state-driver-licensing-agencies-older-driver-safety-awareness-week

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


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Resources for Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety: Older Driver Safety Awareness Week – National ((10/26/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/resources-pedestrian-and-bicycle-safety-older-driver-safety-awareness-week

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


Bicycle Safety Tips That All Seniors Should Follow – National ((09/01/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/bicycle-safety-tips-all-seniors-should-follow

Source: Association

Read these bicycle safety tips for seniors to make bike riding a safer - and more enjoyable experience.


3 Key Changes Could Make Roads Safer for Older Pedestrians – National ((07/22/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/3-key-changes-could-make-roads-safer-older-pedestrians

Source: News

U.S News wrote an article on ways to make roads safer for older pedestrians. 


Changes to street crossings could make roads safer for elderly pedestrians – National ((07/22/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/changes-street-crossings-could-make-roads-safer-elderly-pedestrians

Source: News

To improve pedestrian safety at street crossings, researchers called for changes to improve visibility and illumination, to increase the use of left-turn traffic signals and shorten crossing distances. 


Traffic Safety Facts Older Population - 2020 – National ((07/12/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/traffic-safety-facts-older-population-2020

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. 


Bicycle Safety Resource – National ((06/22/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/bicycle-safety-resource

Source: Association


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Summer Safety Tips Infographic created by ChORUS – National ((06/22/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/summer-safety-tips-infographic-created-chorus

Source: Association

This is an infographic of summer safety tips created by ChORUS with information from NHTSA. 


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Pedestrian Bike Safety Resource sheet – National ((06/10/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/pedestrian-bike-safety-resource-sheet

Source: Association


Pedestrians- Traffic Safety Fact Sheet – National ((06/08/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/pedestrians-traffic-safety-fact-sheet

Source: US Department of Transportation

This fact sheet defines a pedestrian as any person on foot, walking, running, jogging, hiking, sitting, or lying down who is involved in a motor vehicle traffic crash. 


Disparities in Activity and Traffic Fatalities by Race/Ethnicity – National ((06/07/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/disparities-activity-and-traffic-fatalities-raceethnicity

Source: Association

A study finds that Black and Hispanic Americans have higher traffic fatality rates per mile traveled than White Americans across the transportation system.  


Traffic Safety Facts- Bicyclists and Other Cyclists- 2020 – National ((06/01/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/traffic-safety-facts-bicyclists-and-other-cyclists-2020

Source: US Department of Transportation

Traffic Safety Fact Sheet are released annually by NHTSA to highlight the latest developments and trend data. The most recent year of finalized data is 2020 Data Bicyclist and other Cyclists 2020 


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Questions and Answers Around Older Driver Safety. – National ((05/25/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/questions-and-answers-around-older-driver-safety

Source: Association


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Introduction to the Clinician's Guide to Assessing and Counseling Older Drivers – National ((05/19/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/introduction-clinicians-guide-assessing-and-counseling-older-drivers

Source: Association

AOTA created a presentation about the themes of the Clinicians Guide to Assessing and Counseling Older Drivers. 


Systemic Opportunities to Improve Older Pedestrian Safety: Merging Crash Data Analysis and a Stakeholder Workshop – Oregon ((05/10/2022))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/systemic-opportunities-improve-older-pedestrian-safety-merging-crash-data-analysis-and

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.


Bike Safety Tips for Older Adults – Illinois ((09/28/2021))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/bike-safety-tips-older-adults

Source: Association

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. 


Driving to Independence – Arizona ((07/27/2021))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/driving-independence

Source: Association

Driving To Independence offers a comprehensive driver evaluation and training program. 


5 Simple Safety Tips for Senior Pedestrians – National ((06/03/2021))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/5-simple-safety-tips-senior-pedestrians

Source: Association

Senior pedestrians can take a few simple steps to protect themselves from harm and ensure they are as careful as possible when walking. Here are 5 easy thing walkers should do while out.


Why Are Older Adults More at Risk as Pedestrians? A Systematic Review – National ((02/08/2021))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/why-are-older-adults-more-risk-pedestrians-systematic-review

Source: Nonprofit Organization

In this NIH article it explores factors that could explain why older adults are more at risk at the road side. 


Transportation Planning with Family – National ((02/02/2021))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/transportation-planning-family

Source: News

It's important to remember you don't have to plan your transportation retirement alone. 


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What to Expect When You Are Referred to a Driving Rehabilitation Specialist? – National ((10/09/2020))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/what-expect-when-you-are-referred-driving-rehabilitation-specialist

Source: US Department of Transportation

Provides information on the role of Driver Rehabilitation Specialists (DRS), how they perform evaluations, and what to do with evaluation results.


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¿Qué esperar cuando se lo/la deriva a un especialista en rehabilitación de conductores? – National ((10/09/2020))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/%C2%BFqu%C3%A9-esperar-cuando-se-lola-deriva-un-especialista-en-rehabilitaci%C3%B3n-de-conductores

Source: US Department of Transportation

Proporciona información sobre el papel de los especialistas en rehabilitación de conductores, cómo realizan las evaluaciones y qué hacer con los resultados de las evaluaciones.


Texas: Department of Public Safety Older Driver Information – Texas ((09/16/2020))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/texas-department-public-safety-older-driver-information

Source: State Department of Transportation

Texas’s Department of Public Safety has information on its website regarding driver license renewal requirements for residents of the state.


Professional Assessments Can Help Senior Drivers – National ((09/11/2020))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/professional-assessments-can-help-senior-drivers

Source: Association

Learn more about driving skill evaluation includes an in-car evaluation of your driving abilities and a recommendation regarding any further specialized drivers' training.


PennDOT Safety -- Crosswalks – National ((07/24/2020))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/penndot-safety-crosswalks

Source: State Department of Transportation

PennDOT's video about crosswalks is information for the pedestrian and for the driver. 


Self-perceptions and Current Practices of High-risk Older Drivers: Implications for Driver Safety Interventions – North Carolina ((07/01/2020))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/self-perceptions-and-current-practices-high-risk-older-drivers-implications-driver-safety

Source: Association

Comfort Keepers Senior Care Durham & Chapel Hill discusses safe driving for seniors in their video.


Indiana: Older Driver Information – Indiana ((03/06/2019))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/indiana-older-driver-information

Source: Association

DMV.com covers senior drivers in Indiana by stating that drivers up to age 75 are required to renew their license every 4 years. Drivers ages 75 to 85 can renew their license for a period of 3 years.


Driver Orientation Screen for Cognitive Impairment – National ((01/01/2016))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/driver-orientation-screen-cognitive-impairment

Source: Association

DOSCI Tool short training video. 


Ped Motion Graphics - Driving Safely – National ((01/10/2015))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/ped-motion-graphics-driving-safely

Source: US Department of Transportation

NHTSA's motion graphic about driving safely around pedestrians and bicyclists


Is It Time for Your Senior Driving Safety Course? – National ((03/23/2011))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/it-time-your-senior-driving-safety-course

Source: Association

The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association website has information and links to various organizations that offer senior driving safety courses.


Driving Simulators Help Older Adults Improve Their Road Skills – National ((01/14/2011))

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/driving-simulators-help-older-adults-improve-their-road-skills

Source: Association

Older drivers could benefit from training programs that put them behind the wheel -- in a driving simulator, with an observer who helps them develop their skills, according to a new article.


The Safer Streets Priority Finder – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/safer-streets-priority-finder

Source: Association

This site enables you to analyze this risk to vulnerable road users (bicyclists and pedestrians on your community roads.)


Pedestrian Safety Training for Law Enforcement – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/pedestrian-safety-training-law-enforcement

Source: US Department of Transportation

This training is an interactive, computer-based program to help law enforcement officers understand the factors associated with pedestrian crashes, develop meaningful countermeasures and enforcement strategies. 


Bikeability Checklist – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/bikeability-checklist-0

Source: US Department of Transportation

BikeChecklist is a checklist to rate your neighborhood's bikeability. 


Age-Friendly Walking – Massachusetts ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/age-friendly-walking

Source: Association

Age-Friendly Walking is a framework for planning and building cities and towns that are walkable for people of all ages. Walkability is key to ensuring that older adults can age in community, access goods and services and maintain health


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ChORUS Law Enforcement Resource – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/chorus-law-enforcement-resource

Source: Association


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Bicycle Safety Resource – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/bicycle-safety-resource-0

Source: Association


Transportation Safety Institute Courses – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/transportation-safety-institute-courses

Source: US Department of Transportation

Transportation Safety Institute Courses offers free cources on a range of topics. Note while the courses are free, you will need to register to sign up and then select the training from NHTSA topics. 


Sidewalks – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/sidewalks

Source: Association

Safe, accessible, and well-maintained sidewalks are a fundamental and necessary investment for cities and have been found to enhance general public health maximizing social capital. Read more from NACTO about sidewalk safety. 


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ChORUS Medical Professionals Resource – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/chorus-medical-professionals-resource

Source: Association

ChORUS developed a helpful resource with links and definitions of additional resources you can use when talking to your patience about older driver safety and how you can expand you knowledge on the topic. 


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Pedestrian Safety Resources – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/pedestrian-safety-resources

Source: Association


Traffic Safety Fact - Pedestrian- 2019 – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/traffic-safety-fact-pedestrian-2019

Source: US Department of Transportation

This fact sheet defines a pedestrian as any person on foot, walking, running, jogging, hiking, sitting, or lying down who is involved in a motor vehicle traffic crash.


Pedestrian Safety in Older Adults – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/pedestrian-safety-older-adults

Source: Association

Lifespan Pedestrian Safety in Older Adults page provides helpful tip and resources on how to stay safe when you are out and about. 


Tips and resources for safe older drivers – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/tips-and-resources-safe-older-drivers

Source: Association

Many older adults can drive safely well into their 80s or even beyond. It is important that older driver and the people who care for them evaluate their need to keep them safe while they are on the road. 


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Pedestrian Bicycle Safety Resources for Older Americans Month – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/pedestrian-bicycle-safety-resources-older-americans-month

Source: Association


Taking Action on Pedestrian Safety – New York ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/taking-action-pedestrian-safety

Source: State Department of Transportation

The New York State DOTH teamed up with the GTSC on a first-of-its-kind pedestrian safety campaign in NY state. The state continues to invest in critical three E of pedestrian safety. 


Evaluate Your Driving Ability – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/evaluate-your-driving-ability

Source: Association

Use AAA Evaluate Your Driving Ability by using their self-rating tool, professional assessment tool, clinical driving assessment tool, and driving skills evaluations. 


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Older Driver Safety Questions and Answers – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/older-driver-safety-questions-and-answers

Source: Association

Below are some commonly asked questions and answers to help when responding to questions from older adults, their family members, and caregivers.  Each question has resources that can be found by using the QR code.


Share the Road: It's Everyone's Responsibility – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/share-road-its-everyones-responsibility

Source: US Department of Transportation

NHTSA's Share the Road; Its Everyone Responsibility: Share the road tips for Drivers, Motorcyclists, Bicyclists, and Pedestrians. 


Spectrum of Driver Services – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/spectrum-driver-services

Source: Nonprofit Organization

Define the common language and different program models used in a wide range of driving programs, covering everything from driving school for healthy drivers to driving rehabilitation programs. 


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Getting to the Curb – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/getting-curb

Source: Association

A guide to building protected bike lanes that work for pedestrians


Spectrum of Driver Services – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/spectrum-driver-services-0

Source: Nonprofit Organization

Define the common language and different program models used in a wide range of driving programs, covering everything from driving school for healthy drivers to driving rehabilitation programs. 


Bikeability Checklist – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/bikeability-checklist

Source: US Department of Transportation

NHTSA bikeability checklist provides tips for bikers on how to stay safe in their community. 


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Resources for Law Enforcement Professionals: Older Driver Safety Awareness Week 2022 – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/resources-law-enforcement-professionals-older-driver-safety-awareness-week-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


Ohio: Older Driver Information – Ohio ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/ohio-older-driver-information

Source: State Department of Transportation

The “Senior Drivers in Ohio” page on DMV.com explains the license renewal process for senior drivers. 


NHTSA Bicycle Safety Page – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/nhtsa-bicycle-safety-page

Source: US Department of Transportation

Bicycle Safety Page raises awareness of the dangers of being a bicyclist and provides tips to keep bicyclists safe. 


Stepping Out as an Older Adult - Be Healthy, Walk Safely – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/stepping-out-older-adult-be-healthy-walk-safely

Source: US Department of Transportation

Whether you are stepping out to exercise, run errands, or both, make sure you maintain your safety while enjoying the health benefits of walking. 


Pedestrian Safety for Law Enforcement – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/pedestrian-safety-law-enforcement

Source: US Department of Transportation

This engaging and interactive course was designed with the direct involvement of law enforcement officers to broaden your knowledge of pedestrian safety and to help reduce crashes that involve pedestrians in your community. 


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ChORUS State Driver Licensing Agencies Resources – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/chorus-state-driver-licensing-agencies-resources

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


Pedestrian Safety – Pennsylvania ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/pedestrian-safety

Source: State Department of Transportation

Whether you’re walking or driving, share equal respect. Safety is everyone’s responsibility. If you know the laws and follow the safety tips, you can drive safely and walk safely.


Mature Pedestrians – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/mature-pedestrians

Source: Association

The FHA has made many strides to increase pedestrian safety. Click here to learn how you can be safer when you are out and about. 


Bicycle Safety for Law Enforcement – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/bicycle-safety-law-enforcement

Source: US Department of Transportation

By the end of this training, you will have a better understanding of the components of bicycle involved crashes, crash scene investigation and reporting, and ways to partner with your community to promote bicycle safety. 


Older American Safety Programs   – New Jersey ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/older-american-safety-programs%C2%A0%C2%A0

Source: Association

Avenues in Motion, in association with other national, state, and local partners offer a series of traffic safety presentations and programs to help keep older drivers and pedestrians safe. This presentation can be done on zoom.


Older Driver Safety Program – Georgia ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/older-driver-safety-program-0

Source: State Department of Transportation

The program utilizes a public health approach to develop collaborative relationships and processes to determine appropriate education, environmental, policy interventions for health and safety professionals, as well as the public


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Social Media Messaging for Older Drivers – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/social-media-messaging-older-drivers

Source: Association

This is the social media messaging for older drivers. 


Bicycle safety for older adults – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/bicycle-safety-older-adults

Source: Nonprofit Organization

Some people even use their bicycles to commute to work, go to the grocery store, or visit friends and family. When you’re out and about on your bike, it’s essential to know how to be safe.


Motorcycle Safety for Law Enforcement – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/motorcycle-safety-law-enforcement

Source: US Department of Transportation

This online course is specifically geared for law enforcement officers and contains eight online modules that you can complete at your own pace. 


Differences in the Assessment of Safe and Risky Driving Behaviors: Pedestrians Versus Drivers – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/differences-assessment-safe-and-risky-driving-behaviors-pedestrians-versus-drivers

Source: Association

The aim of this study was to assess how frequently participants perceive that drivers perform safe and risky road behaviors through drivers’ self-reported behavior and pedestrians and other drivers’ external perceptions.


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Spectrum of Driver Services: Right Services for the Right People at the Right Time – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/spectrum-driver-services-right-services-right-people-right-time

Source: Association

A description consumers and health care providers can use to distinguish the type of services needed for an older adult. 


Walkability Checklist – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/walkability-checklist

Source: US Department of Transportation

NHTSA’s Walkability Checklist is a checklist to rate your neighborhood’s walkability.


National Pedestrian Safety Month 2022 – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/national-pedestrian-safety-month-2022

Source: US Department of Transportation

During October’s National Pedestrian Safety Month the (U.S. DOT), (NHTSA) is strengthening its efforts to improve safety for vulnerable road users by providing this suite of free resources. 


Kentucky: Driver License Information for Seniors – Kentucky ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/kentucky-driver-license-information-seniors

Source: Association

Caregiverlist.com states that there is no renewal test for seniors in the state of Kentucky. The renewal cycle is every four years and must be done in-person.


Data Visualization Tool Fatality Analysis Reporting System – National ()

https://www.roadsafeseniors.org/resources/data-visualization-tool-fatality-analysis-reporting-system

Source: US Department of Transportation

National Center of Statistical Analysis presents data on vulnerable road users involved in fatal motor vehicle traffic crashes. This visual includes dashboards with information on fatal motor vehicle traffic crashes and fatalities.