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New study highlights risks to older pedestrians

  • August 30, 2014

Fundación Mapfre, a Spanish member of ETSC, has found that the highest-risk group of pedestrians are people aged over 65. Older people tend to suffer more serious injuries and have a higher risk of death according to the research. The organisation is calling for a range of measures including automated braking systems that can detect pedestrians, driver distraction alert systems, improvement to pedestrian crossing design and awareness raising.

See study (in Spanish)

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  • April 27, 2021

27 April 2021 – Online Event – Are Medical Fitness to Drive Procedures Fit for Purpose?

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  • March 23, 2021

Overhaul of EU rules on driver medical fitness needed

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  • August 1, 2018

Automatic driving bans in Ireland for drink-drivers above 0.5g/l