This video by the Roadway Safety Foundation provides best practices for improving community safety through better road design, and offers case studies from Florida and Delaware, as well as interviews with leading traffic safety experts.
Safety Solutions for Older Drivers — National (09/14/2020)Source: Association
SaferCar.gov — National (09/14/2020)Source: US Department of Transportation
This is THE go-to government resource for up-to-date vehicle safety information, including recalls. From here, you will be able to find out if a defect has been identified and how to get it fixed.
Safe and Mobile Seniors — Florida (09/14/2020)Source: Association
The Safe and Mobile Seniors is Florida's comprehensive website for aging residents on how to continue mobility whether it's driving or transitioning to other forms of transportation.
Roadwise Rx — National (09/14/2020)Source: Association
The AAA Foundation's Roadwise Rx is a powerful tool for quickly checking the side effects and/or interactions of one or multiple prescription or OTC drugs.
Road Safety for Elderly Pedestrians — National (09/14/2020)Source: University
Loyola University reports senior pedestrian fatalities and how hearing problems, consumption of alcohol and poor peripheral vision are all issues that can affect senior’s ability to walk the streets safely.
Road Safety Audits — National (09/14/2020)Source: US Department of Transportation
The Federal Highway Administration provides comprehensive information about the value, procedure, and deliverables related to conducting RSAs.
Rides In Sight — National (09/14/2020)Source: Association
Rides in Sight provides a national database to search for transportation options available to seniors anywhere in the U.S.
Rhode Island: License Renewal — Rhode Island (09/14/2020)Source: State Department of Transportation
Rhode Island’s Division of Motor Vehicles website states that residents 75 years of age and older licenses are valid for two years.
Professional Assessments Can Help Senior Drivers — National (09/11/2020)Source: Association
Learn more about driving skill evaluation includes an in-car evaluation of your driving abilities and a recommendation regarding any further specialized drivers' training.
Epilepsy and Seizures in Older Adults — National (08/25/2020)Source: Association
With the aging of the population, we can expect to see greater numbers of people with epilepsy.