Completed Projects

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Senior Safety & Mobility
10/2007

This study reports the results of a randomized controlled study of the impact of a driver training course, consisting of both classroom-based and behind-the-wheel instruction, on the driving skills and knowledge of senior drivers."

Senior Safety & Mobility, Miscellaneous
7/2007

This report analyzes the walking speeds of older and younger pedestrians in six communities and reports the results of simulation-based case studies that investigate whether traffic signals can allow more time for pedestrians to cross the street without causing great increases in delay for vehicles.

Senior Safety & Mobility
5/2007

This report is a compilation project (report, website, PBS broadcast video) examining the transportation safety issues and solutions for seniors and their families who are considering cessation of driving.

Senior Safety & Mobility
2/2004

AAA Foundation report investigates the factors leading to the crashes of older drivers, by analyzing 25 years of data on crashes in the state of Texas.

Senior Safety & Mobility
5/2002

The Supplemental Transportation Program for Seniors project was initiated in 2000 by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, a philanthropic foundation in Washington DC, and the Beverly Foundation, a private foundation in Pasadena, California.

Senior Safety & Mobility
9/1992

Instrument panels in modern vehicles are often equipped with numeric readouts and digital bargraph displays instead of (or in addition to) traditional analog display.

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