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
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 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
Reference: http://www.visualexpert.com/Resources/olderdrivers.html
Only for Members: No
Content type: Presentation
Tags: visually impaired
Categories: Skills