Older Drivers. Prof Desmond O ’ Neill 18 th April 2013. National Office for Traffic Medicine RCPI/RSA. Risk in perspective. Driving at 0100 Sunday x 142 16 year old x 42 Light car x 20 Rural roads x 9 ADHD x 4 Sleep Apnoea x 2 Vision x 1-2. Marshall, 2008.
Prof Desmond O’Neill
18th April 2013
National Office for Traffic Medicine
Older people in my clinic will have issues
…a reduction of approximately 45% in the annual rate of crashes per 1000 patients
Crashes/1,000/year by age crashes per 1000 patients
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