Neuroscience Research Australia and the Transurban Road Safety Centre have developed an information booklet on the correct use of seat belts for seniors.
Virtual reality is being used to test the driving skills of older people in rural NSW.
A new research report is calling for simplified traffic junctions, more pedestrian safety infrastructure and in-car detection technology to improve the safety of older drivers and pedestrians on Australian and New Zealand roads.
Investigating older drivers and vision loss; report calls for action on Indigenous people and dementia; new research on older people and pets; crunching the numbers on ageing.
Rise in older people seeking homelessness support; older carers and work; over 65s the fastest growing age group; junk food linked to memory; older drivers wanted for study.
Taking psychoactive drugs, such as benzodiazepines and anti-depressants, could make an older person five times more likely to be involved in a car accident, a new study has found.