Under an agreement, NHTSA and AGS developed companion professional and public education products to increase the availability of safe driving resources for both clinicians and older drivers and their caregivers.
AGS NHTSA Safe Driving Summary 2020 — National (12/17/2020)Source: Association
Cognitive Impairment Traffic Contact — National (01/01/2019)Source: Nonprofit Organization
Watch steps an officer takes in identifying an aging driver with cognitive impairments, how to call a family members, and how to make a referral to the DMV.
Alzheimer’s Society Podcast April 2014 - Dementia and Driving — National (04/01/2014)Source: Nonprofit Organization
The Alzheimer’s Society produced a podcast to discuss the affects of dementia on a senior’s ability to drive.
Consensus Statements on Driving for Persons with Dementia — National (02/25/2014)Source: Nonprofit Organization
This paper works as a guide for occupational therapists when addressing driving, mobility and dementia in seniors.
Family Conversations about Alzheimer’s Disease, Dementia & Driving — National (03/01/2013)Source: Association
The Hartford website is a partner with AARP and gives tips on how family members can start conversations with older drivers regarding their health and ability to continue driving.
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)"
Characteristics of Traffic Crashes Among Young, Middle-aged, and Older Drivers — National (05/01/1999)Source: Association
This is a study of the varying characteristics of car crashes among young, middle-aged and older drivers.
Confidence In, and Self-rating Of, Driving Ability Among Older Drivers — Connecticut (05/01/1998)Source: Association
Active drivers in a representative cohort of older individuals age 77 years and older in New Haven, Connecticut were interviewed.
North Dakota: Physician's Guide to Assessing and Counseling Older Drivers — North DakotaSource: Association
Summary of information for physicians and others pertaining to older driver licensing regulations in North Dakota.
Older Drivers and Cataract: Driving Habits and Crash Risk — NationalSource: Association
This article discusses the impact of cataract, a vision impairment, on senior drivers.