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- Stats: Older drivers in automobile crashes. Ryan, Patricia // Research Review (International Council on Active Aging);Mar2012, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p4
The article presents statistics on older drivers involved in vehicle accidents, referencing the article "Keeping Baby Boomers Mobile" published in the February 22, 2012 issue of "TRIP."
- Traffic-Related Fatalities Among Older Drivers and Passengers: Past and Future Trends. Bedard, Michael; Stones, Michael J.; Guyatt, Gordon H.; Hirdes, John P. // Gerontologist;Dec2001, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p751
Presents a study which analyzed trends in the number of older drivers and passengers who may be fatally injured in traffic crashes. Statistical analyses; Fatalities from 1975 to 1998; Increase in the proportion of fatally injured older drivers and passengers compared to that of younger drivers...
- Elderly drivers, car accidents and license renewal policies. // American Family Physician;3/1/1996, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p1381
Reports on a study published in the 1995 issue of the `Journal of the American Medical Association' periodical by Levy et al who reviewed state by state information regarding license renewal policies and the incidence of fatal automobile accidents involving older drivers. Methodology of the...
- Older Drivers More Often in Severe Daytime Crashes. // EHS Today;Jun2010, Vol. 3 Issue 6, p17
The article reports on the study conducted by the researchers at Kansas State University which shows that older drivers who have experienced crashes occur mostly at daytime and are more severe.
- Automobile accidents and drivers over 65. // Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness;Sep93, Vol. 87 Issue 7, p280
Disproves the myth of danger posed by automobile drivers over the age of 65 as cited in a study published in the July 1993 issue of the `American Journal of Epidemiology'. Middle aged drivers as group with lowest fatal accidents rate; Increase in danger over the age of 70.
- 2old2driv. Blyskal, Jeff // Good Housekeeping;Jun96, Vol. 222 Issue 6, p90
Reports on the increasing number of elderly people becoming involved in road accidents throughout the United States. Lawmakers' inaction to enact laws branded as discriminationary; Deterioration of physical and mental skills of aged drivers; Shortage of enforcement resources to put away erring...
- Letters. Peden, Margie; Hyder, Adrian; Pilkington, Paul; Carrel, David; DiGuiseppi, Carolyn; Millner, Peter A; Townley, S A; Williams, Mark; Satge, Daniel; Sasco, Annie J; Fitz-Gibbon, C T; Torgerson, Carole J; Prideaux, David; Bottomley, Andrew; Fayers, Peter M; Caress, Ann-Louise; Luker, Karen; Beaver, Kinta; Woodcock, Ashley // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);5/11/2002, Vol. 324 Issue 7346, p1153
Presents letters to the editor on various medical topics as of May 11, 2002. Road traffic injuries as a global health problem; Effect of increasing visibility of speed cameras on deaths and injuries caused by road traffic collisions; Need for changes to the system of renewal of driving licenses...
- WHAT TO DO ABOUT ELDERLY DRIVERS. Wilson, Kevin A. // AutoWeek;4/2/2007, Vol. 57 Issue 14, p20
The article offers information on the problems faced by and created because of older automobile drivers in the U.S. The accident of an elderly driver in a Southern California farmer's market was considered a wake-up call in which 10 people were killed. It is suggested that if we want better...
- The Young And The Old Share Dismal Records For Road Injuries/Deaths, But Seniors Better At Law Abiding. // Insurance Advocate;10/6/2003, Vol. 114 Issue 37, p28
Examines the records of automobile accidents caused by elderly drivers in the United States. Recommendation of tighter rules in testing for elderly drivers; Correlation between accident rate data and moving violation data; Implication of the issue on insurance companies.