REPORT ON ACCIDENT COUNTERMEASURES FOCUSSING ON ELDERLY DRIVERS

@inproceedings{Ernszt1988REPORTOA,
  title={REPORT ON ACCIDENT COUNTERMEASURES FOCUSSING ON ELDERLY DRIVERS},
  author={R P Ernszt and R. J. O'connor},
  year={1988}
}
The aim of this report was to assess the nature and extent of the elderly driver (70+ years) problem and to recommend appropriate road accident countermeasures for implementation in South Australia. The nature and extent of the elderly driver problem was analysed through examination of south Australian road accident statistics and a review of the relevant literature. This research revealed the following: elderly drivers accounted for 6 per cent (18) of fatalities and 4 per cent (134) of… CONTINUE READING