|Title||State||Publish Date||Source||Description||Document Link||Audience(s)||Related Topic(s)||Type(s)|
|Standardized Road Test Results Differ from Older Adults’ Natural Driving||National||(12/05/2012)||News|
Studies have shown that our driving abilities decline with age, and for those with cognitive issues such as dementia, it can be even worse.
|Family Members/Caregivers||Fitness to Drive, Research||Discussion Guide Research|
|Old and on the Road: Can We Train Elderly Drivers To Be Safer?||National||(02/13/2012)||Association|
This post reports that University of Massachusetts psychological scientist, Alexander Pollatsek found in his research of older drivers that many of their mistakes behind the wheel come from old driving habits.
|Family Members/Caregivers||Research||Community Resources|
|Identifying and Remediating Failures of Selective Attention in Older Drivers||National||(02/02/2012)||Association|
Older drivers are primarily overinvolved in crashes at intersections, and failure to attend to regions that contain relevant information about potential hazards is a major contributor to this problem.
|Medical Professionals, State Driver Licensing Agencies||Driver Education, Driving Skills/Ability, Fitness to Drive||Publication/Journal Article|
|Conversations About Senior Driving||National||(01/11/2012)||Association|
Liberty Mutual created a video to discuss seniors driving and having conversations about the topic.
|Family Members/Caregivers||Driver Education||Video|