The Road Safety Authority said its statistics showed “elderly drivers were not over-represented in crash statistics”

Claims by a judge that the growing number of elderly drivers on the road poses a danger to motorists are “ageist” and “just wrong”, road safety expert(...)

Up to recently, Irish doctors and other health professionals had no effective guidelines or training in assessing medical fitness to drive

As health systems around the world grapple with rising expectations, budgetary constraints and political meddling, we can sometimes forget the constan(...)

Traffic medicine guidelines relate to drivers of all ages. Photograph: iStockphoto

Although the first automobile fatality in the world occurred in Ireland in 1869, traffic medicine is a relatively new specialism in this country. Mary(...)