Overestimated crash risks of young and elderly drivers

Jonathan J Rolison, Salissou Moutari, Paul J Hewson, Elizabeth Hellier

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Young and elderly drivers are reported to have markedly greater crash rates than drivers of other ages, but they travel less frequently and represent a minority of road users. Consequently, many crashes involving young or elderly drivers also involve drivers of middle age ranges who travel more frequently.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)58-64
Number of pages7
JournalAmerican Journal of Preventive Medicine
Issue number1
Early online date17 Dec 2013
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Epidemiology


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