Vulnerable Road Users

Associations Between Falls and Driving Outcomes in Older Adults: A LongROAD Study

This study examines the relationship between falls and subsequent motor vehicle crash involvement among older drivers.

March 2016 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Select Physical Performance Measures and Driving Outcomes in Older Adults: A LongROAD Study

This systematic review examines previous research into the association between three well-validated measures of lower extremity physical functioning and driving outcomes in older adults.

March 2016 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Self-Regulation of Driving by Older Adults: A LongROAD Study

Findings from this report originate from an extensive synthesis of the literature on self-regulation of driving among older adults. The synthesis builds on earlier reviews of the literature by the authors, and extends literature findings on specific aspects self-regulation.

December 2015 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Keeping Older Adults Driving Safely: A Research Synthesis of Advanced In-Vehicle Technologies: A LongROAD Study

This report synthesizes the knowledge about older drivers and advanced in-vehicle technologies, focusing on three areas: use, perception, and outcomes.

December 2015 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Older Adults’ Preferences for Communication with Healthcare Providers About Driving

A synthesis of qualitative studies of older adults’ preferences concerning communication with their healthcare providers about driving, including driving safety and planning for future “driving retirement".

September 2015 // Full Report PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Driving Cessation and Health Outcomes in Older Adults

This report presents a systematic review of past studies of what happens after older people stop driving.

July 2015 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Teen Driver Crashes: 1994-2013

This study investigates the changes and trends in the number of teenage drivers aged 15 – 19 involved in police-reported crashes each year for the 20-year period from 1994 through 2013.

May 2015 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Using Naturalistic Driving Data to Assess the Prevalence of Environmental Factors and Driver Behaviors in Teen Driver Crashes

This study examined the driving behaviors and environmental characteristics observed in a large sample of teen driver crashes captured on in-vehicle video cameras.

March 2015 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Vulnerable Road Users

Older American Drivers and Traffic Safety Culture: A LongROAD Study

This study examines the extent and nature of the variability in driving behaviors and safety-related attitudes among older drivers, using data from the AAA Foundation’s annual Traffic Safety Culture Index survey.

November 2014 // Full Report PDF // Fact Sheet PDF

Vulnerable Road Users

Vulnerable Road Users

Young Driver Crash Rates in New Jersey by Driving Experience, Age, and License Phase

This study quantifies the relationship between the age at which drivers obtain their first license and their rates of crash involvement over time as they begin driving independently using data from the state of New Jersey.

October 2014 // Full Report PDF