SAFER-senior: a situation awareness and escape route identification skills intervention improving the road safety of senior drivers
Submission Date: 2019
With the ageing of the global population, the overrepresentation of older drivers in road crash statistics has never been more important. A pilot of SAFER-Senior, a revision of SAFER which is accelerates the acquisition of situation awareness skills in young drivers – also overrepresesntated in road crash statistics across the globe – is underway on the Sunshine Coast. An analysis of data collected pre- and post-SAFER-Senior reveals that SAFER-Senior builds situation awareness skills in older drivers.