Risks Older Drivers Pose to Themselves and to Other Road Users
Studies have shown that older drivers have high death rates and lower rates ... in
injury to occupants of other vehicles was somewhat higher than was the ....
number of deaths assigned to target drivers of that age by the estimated
exposure of ...
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Motor Vehicle Crashes, Injuries, and Deaths in Relation to Driver Age
in crashes involving drivers ages 85 and older than drivers of any other age. ...
that in multiple-vehicle crashes, the same injured person could be counted more
than once, ... miles driven by drivers in each age group as measures of exposure.
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What Can Crash Data Tell Us About Older Drivers in North Dakota?
show that older drivers are at relatively high risk for crash involvement and injury
... to reduce older driver risk for crash injury and death both in terms of crash ......
exposure may be related to a higher number of intersections on urban roads, ...
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HigHway Safety iSSueS of older driverS in KanSaS - National
were significantly higher compared to those on urban roads. Therefore ...
potential problems, and level of exposure to various conditions. From the severity
analysis, it was found that injury severity of older drivers in crashes occurring on
rural roads ...... States, while about 1.8 million persons 65 years or older died.
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Are older drivers actually at higher risk of involvement in - NCBI
collisions resulting in deaths or non-fatal injuries among ... Objectives: With more
older drivers on the road, public concern has been expressed about their impact
on traffic safety. This study .... population exposed to vehicle travel. Rate ratios ...
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Fragility and crash over-representation among older drivers in
Keywords: Decomposition method; Excess injury risk; Fragility; Older drivers;
Over-representation. 1. Introduction ... The exposure measure to quantify the
crash risk is a con- troversial ... road crash is between two and five times greater
than that of a younger .... crashes reflects the risk of serious injury or death to a
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Older Road User Crashes - Monash University
more likely to be severely injured in the event of a crash and more likely to
sustain serious chest injuries than ... Older drivers represent about 5% of the total
cost of trauma to drivers ..... people have a higher risk of severe injury or death
due to their increased frailty. .... to separate risk from exposure features of their
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Risk factors for road traffic injuries - World Health Organization
traffic injuries and deaths. .... exposure to road traffic injury may be high for car ....
significantly more likely to be involved in a fatal crash than older drivers.
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Children and road traffic injury - World Health Organization
Some children work, play or live on the road, and this exposure, along with other
risk factors ... Mortality. □ In 2004, road traffic crashes resulted in more than ...
About two thirds of child road traffic injury deaths occur ... crash than older drivers
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Overall Injury Risk to Different Drivers: Combining Exposure
that young drivers are far more crash prone than older drivers (per vehicle mile
driven) ... crash rates by road type, injury severity by crash type, and frequency of
.... probability of severe injuries and death to the different driver-vehicle cohorts, ...
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Risk factors - World Health Organization
Factors influencing exposure to risk. Economic ... 72 • WORLD REPORT ON
ROAD TRAFFIC INJURY PREVENTION injury limits and .... The overall death
rate in road crashes in this period ..... a higher crash risk than older drivers (73).
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older driver fact sheet - AAA Newsroom
will be more than 40 million licensed drivers ages 65 and older (Dellinger ... The
primary risk factor facing older drivers is fragility, the susceptibility to injury due to
a crash. ... crash more difficult, and it is responsible for 60–95 percent of the
higher death ... Keeping older adults off of the roads is not necessarily the best
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Effect of Vehicle and Crash Factors on Older Occupant Injury
the recent shifts in vehicle mix on the road, are cause for even .... Research also
has found that older drivers are more likely to be ... issues of exposure, crash
involvement, and severity outcomes. ... in property damage, injury, or death” .
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Older road users fact sheet - CARRS-Q - QUT
older killed on Australian roads in 2014: − 125 were ... Of those fatally injured, 20
were ... road users are most at fault in traffic ... exposure to risk when driving by.
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Fatal Crashes among Older Drivers - American Journal of
The relative contributions of the crash incidence densities and exposure
prevalences ... motor vehicle-related death and injury rates and their poten- tial
risk to others on the road. ... miles traveled reveals that older drivers experience
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Regulating Older Drivers - RAND Corporation
Under the assumption that older drivers are more dangerous than are younger ....
The Relative Riskiness and Exposure of Older Drivers . .... Also see “Wrong Way”
(2007), which advocates road tests for drivers 75 and older. ... How much more
vulnerable are they than other drivers to being injured or killed in accidents?
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Insert title in properties - IBSR
Seniors in traffic. Mobility and safety of elderly road users in Belgium ... exposed
to a much higher injury and fatality risk than they were as a car-driver. ... Figure A:
Number of killed drivers by age-group and type of road user 2008-2012.
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DOT HS 810 888W - NHTSA
by controlling their exposure to progressively ... twice the rate of 85-year-old
drivers. The factors contributing to these higher crash rates include lack of ...
leading cause of death for .... tests, including rules of the road, signs, and ...
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Older Drivers - European Union
Jan 24, 2013 ... High fatality rate: more crashes or more severe injuries? ..... themselves due to
their frailty and vulnerability to the personal injury or risk of death in the event of a
road traffic ... road safety measures targeting older drivers. Nor can the .... The
value of the latter type of exposure varies greatly depending on the.
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Oct 16, 2009 ... Young driver crashes differ from those of more experienced drivers, in .... may
reduce the exposure of young drivers to high risk conditions. .... year-old. s k illed.
Figure 3: Persons aged 18-25 killed in road crashes by hour and ... which
passengers are injured or killed and weekend night crashes in the age ...
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A review of accidents and injuries to road transport drivers - EU-OSHA
weight of trucks means that collisions result in more serious personal injury than
similar .... Exposure to dangerous substances ... Over 800 heavy goods vehicle
drivers are killed each year in road traffic accidents. ... years old (for comparison,
in 2005 workers aged 18-24 accounted for only 8% of all fatal accidents at work).
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Young driver safety: solutions to an age-old - RAC Foundation
biggest risk to this age group is injury or death in a .... Gender is also important,
with male drivers having more road crashes than female drivers at the 6-, 12-, ...
to reduce novice driver exposure to risk, resulting in marked young driver
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All terrain vehicles (ATVs) All-terrain vehicle, exposure, injury, death
quarterly reports of injuries and deaths from An/-related incidents. This report
summarizes ... road fatalities, the count is the number of reports received. For
fatalities .... years of age) drivers used the larger sized ATVs as older drivers. The
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Reported Road Casualties Great Britain: 2014 - Gov.uk
Drivers in reported accidents by gender, number injured, road user type and age,
... Reported killed or seriously injured casualties, by road user type, Great .... Most
common pairs of contributory factors reported together, Great Britain, 2014. 316 ...
in reported accidents involving young drivers (17-24 years old) over the legal ...
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2014 Report on Effectiveness of Connecticut's Teen Driving - CT.gov
Only one death among 16- and 17-year-old drivers who are governed by the
state's GDL program. .... Campbell, Director of the Pediatric Trauma Program at
Connecticut Children's. Medical Center ..... suggests that exposure may be the
more critical element of GDL effectiveness. ... their passengers and others on the
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The uses of exposure and risk in road safety studies - Swov
In the case of transport, the most widely used measure of exposure is the number
of ... The involvement of elderly drivers in accidents. 37. 5.7. ... data' because they
measure traveller's exposure to the risk of death or injury.” (European ...
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