This research examines older drivers and how they rationalize and cope with their own changing psychological and physical functioning.
To Drive or Not to Drive, That Isn’t the Question — National (12/31/2009)Source: Nonprofit Organization
Residual Effects of Hypnotic Drugs in Aging Drivers — National (12/31/2009)Source: Association
Research was conducted to measure the effect of hypnotic drugs on driving performance in aging drivers.
Senior Driving Program – CarFit — National (12/02/2009)Source: Association
Bold City Media speaks with a CarFit representative who explains the company’s senior driving program and finding a vehicle best suited for the driver.
Driver Fitness Medical Guidelines — National (09/01/2009)Source: US Department of Transportation
The National Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA) and the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) provides a driver fitness medical guideline booklet on its website.
The Long-Term Effect of ABS in Passenger Cars and LTVs — National (08/01/2009)Source: US Department of Transportation
NHTSA’s Technical Report on the long-term effect of ABS in passenger cars and LTVs.
International Older Driver Consensus Conference on Assessment, Remediation and Counseling for Transportation Alternatives: Summary and Recommendations — National (07/28/2009)Source: Association
In 2003, 63 international experts on older driver issues met to examine three critical issues related to the safe mobility of senior drivers.
Improving Driving Performance of Senior Drivers Through Self-Monitoring with a Driving Diary — National (07/28/2009)Source: Association
This study investigated whether self-monitoring of driving by use of driving would improve driving performance in senior drivers.
Driving Transitions Education (Tools, Scripts, And Practices) — National (06/01/2009)Source: US Department of Transportation
NHTSA's publication "Driving Transitions Education (Tools, Scripts, And Practices)"
NCHRP Vol. 9 Report 500 — National (04/08/2009)Source: Nonprofit Organization
This report of the National Cooperative Highway Research Program/Transportation Research Board provides a comprehensive guide to reducing crashes involving older drivers, and details effective engineering solutions and relative costs.
The Effectiveness of Amber Rear Turn Signals for Reducing Rear Impacts — National (04/01/2009)Source: US Department of Transportation
NHTSA’s Technical Report on the effectiveness of amber rear turn signals for reducing rear impacts.