This study was done to determine if crash rates would lessen after post-license education in senior drivers.
Crash Risk of Older Drivers After Attending a Mature Driver Education Program — National (11/01/2007)Source: Association
Transportation and Aging: A Research Agenda for Advancing Safe Mobility — National (10/01/2007)Source: Association
This paper was done to detail important research needs in various areas on the subject of driver safety and mobility for seniors.
Senior Drivers Less Likely Than Youngest Drivers To Cause Accidents, Study Finds — National (07/23/2007)Source: Association
Drivers 65 and older are just 1/3 as likely as drivers 15 to 24 to cause auto accidents, and not much more likely than drivers 25 to 64 to cause accidents.
Senior Drivers Aren’t Unsafe Drivers — National (07/19/2007)Source: Association
The article follows up with information on a new study that “found that drivers aged 65 and older are only about 16 percent likelier to cause a crash than drivers aged 25 to 64.”
Personal Vehicle Transportation — National (07/01/2007)Source: Association
This chapter covers older drivers’ transportation needs and driving patterns.
Transportation in an Aging Society — National (04/01/2007)Source: Association
This Transportation Research Board of the National Academies document covers mobility of the elderly: Good News and Bad News, safety of older persons in traffic, adaptive strategies of older drivers.
Older Driver Safety – Knowledge Sharing Should Help States Prepare for Increase in Older Driver Population — National (04/01/2007)Source: Association
(GAO) did a study on older driver safety because of the increasing concern of older adults driving while representing the fastest growing U.S. population segment.
Evaluation of Two Assessment Tools in Predicting Driving Ability of Senior Drivers — National (03/01/2007)Source: Association
To evaluate Motor Free Visual Perceptual Test (MVPT) and Clock Drawing Task (clock test) as quick assessment tools in predicting driving capability of senior drivers for an on-road driving test.