Visual Forensics of Older Drivers

The present article focusses on the driving ability of older people and its link to visual problems. 

Main points

  • How Big is the Problem?
  • Causes of Visual Aging
  • Visual Losses
    •  Contrast and light sensitivity  
    • Light and Dark Adaptation
    • Glare
    • Motion Perception
    • Color
    • Restricted Field of View
    • Reaction Time
  • Functional Problems of Older Drivers
  • Are Older Drivers Really Poorer Drivers?
  • References

Date: 01/11/2013
Author: Marc Green
Organization: Visual Expert
Only for Members: No
Content type: Presentation
Tags: eye, low vision, mobility, light, visually impaired
Categories: Skills