Provides sample questions that a clinician can ask their patients to determine if they are having difficulties driving.
ChORUS Older Patient Questionnaire — National (10/23/2020)Source: US Department of Transportation
ChORUS Transportation Budgeting Tool — National (10/16/2020)Source: US Department of Transportation
The ChORUS Transportation Budgeting Tool allows you to compare you monthly current transportation costs with estimated monthly alternate transportation costs if you were to give up your car. The tool is designed to help you plan for your future transportation needs.
ChORUS Older Driver Resources — National (10/09/2020)Source: US Department of Transportation
Provides a list of general resources for older road users.
ChORUS Older Driver Transportation Planning Tool — National (10/09/2020)Source: US Department of Transportation
The ChORUS Older Driver Transportation Planning Tool guides you through the steps of developing your transportation plan. Starting early allows you to map out your needs, identify and explore your options for alternate transportation modes in your area, and plan for continuing a full and active life whether you are driving or not. Be sure to talk with your doctor to understand how changes in your medical conditions and/or medications might impact driving. Also, family members, friends, and caregivers can help you think about how to best meet all your transportation needs.
What to Expect When You Are Referred to a Driving Rehabilitation Specialist? — National (10/09/2020)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.
Self-Assessment and Caregivers’ Rating Tools — National (10/09/2020)Source: US Department of Transportation
Provides links to several free tools available for older patients, their family members, and caregivers to identify at-risk older drivers.
ChORUS Sample Event Evaluation Form — National (10/02/2020)Source: US Department of Transportation
Sample evaluation form for events related to older driver safety.
Compendium of Law Enforcement Older Driver Programs — National (09/18/2020)Source: US Department of Transportation
This link is a resource guide with information gathered from numerous interviews with professionals and older drivers requested from National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA).
Technical Information Services (ITS) — National (09/16/2020)Source: US Department of Transportation
Technical Information Services provides a space for public inquires and research pertaining to NHTSA’s vehicle safety, driver licensing, compliance, defect enforcement, traffic law enforcement and rulemaking activities.
Synthesis of Human Factors Research on Older Drivers and Highway Safety – Volume I: Driver Research Synthesis — National (09/15/2020)Source: US Department of Transportation
This research produced a handbook containing highway design and operational recommendations to accommodate older drivers.