A leading contributor to automotive safety and environmental research addressing a wide range of mobility issues and taking a lead in road safety campaigning through an international network of partners
Founded in 1999, GRSP's role is to create and support multi-sector road safety partnerships that are engaged with front-line good practice road safety interventions in countries and communities throughout the world.
The mission of the Traffic Injury Research Foundation (TIRF) is to reduce traffic related deaths and injuries. It achieves its mission by designing, promoting and implementing effective programs and policies, based on sound research.
AARP (formerly known as the American Association of Retired Persons), a nonprofit membership organization dedicated to addressing the needs and interests of persons 50 and older. The "Living Communities: Getting Around" section covers ideas and implementations for car-free mobility.
This is a booklet on Alzheimer's disease and dementia, and how such degenerative diseases affect older person's ability to drive. Also includes a "contract" for the elderly person to complete with his/her family on driving.
Homepage of the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators, a tax-exempt, nonprofit organization striving to develop model programs in motor vehicle administration, police traffic services and highway safety. AAMVA is an educational organization which represents the state and provincial officials in the United States and Canada who administer and enforce motor vehicle laws.
The goal of the Strategic Highway Safety Plan is to reduce the annual number of highway deaths by 5,000 to 7,000 and to do so cost effectively and in a manner acceptable to the general public. The site contains a fully searchable database about the many publications, programs and people concerned with highway safety. Users can also find current research on issues not directly related to the Safety Plan as well as national and statewide highway safety legislation.
Homepage of the American Highway Users Alliance, also known as "The Highway Users". Organization dedicated to promoting and defending the role of motor vehicle transportation in providing U.S. mobility, economic growth, productivity improvements, defense, safety and individual freedom of choice.
Homepage of the Beverly Foundation, which is an independent operating foundation, emphasizing research, demonstration and education efforts that contribute to the ability of older adults to continue living in the community as long as possible. The Beverly Foundation targets an audience of professionals, caregivers, family members and seniors themselves.
Center for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Injury Prevention and Control Older Adult Drivers webpage. Containing older driver facts, ooccurences risk and protective factors of senior drivers.
Homepage of the Community Transportation Association, a national, professional membership association of organizations and individuals committed to removing barriers to isolation and to improving mobility for all people.
The University of Florida’s Institute for Mobility, Activity and Participation has with funding from the Florida Department of Transportation developed the Florida Senior Safety Resource Center (FSSRC),a database containing over 700 transportation services. FSSRC helps individuals find alternative transportation options within their local communities.
The national transportation solution for seniors who no longer drive. ITN America has evolved from the Independent Transportation Network, a non-profit transportation service for seniors and people with visual impairments. Developed through research funded by the Federal Transit Administration, AARP, and the Transportation Research Board, the ITN is a model for consumer-oriented, community-based senior transit. The ITN incorporates the efficiency of mass transit through shared rides and advance planning.
Database that displays state-specific information that was gathered from a recent AAAFTS survey of state driver license agencies. Also includes "Noteworthy Programs" that licensing agencies are undertaking to address the needs of older and medically-at-risk drivers.
Homepage of Ride Connection, Inc. a non-profit, community service organization offering assistance to persons with disabilities and senior citizens without alternative transportation in Clackamas, Clark, Multnomah and Washington Counties (Oregon).
In conunction with ITNAmerica, Rides In Sight provides a free, national transportation referral service, including a freely available searchable database, for seniors and people with visual impairments.