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Standardized Road Test Results Differ from Older Adults’ Natural DrivingNational(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/CaregiversFitness to Drive, ResearchDiscussion 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/CaregiversResearchCommunity Resources
Identifying and Remediating Failures of Selective Attention in Older DriversNational(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 AgenciesDriver Education, Driving Skills/Ability, Fitness to DrivePublication/Journal Article
Conversations About Senior DrivingNational(01/11/2012)Association

Liberty Mutual created a video to discuss seniors driving and having conversations about the topic.

Family Members/CaregiversDriver EducationVideo