CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 04, 2001
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Boca Raton, Florida: Jim Axelrod) Questions about the safety of elderly drivers examined; details given of efforts to develop tests for older drivers; scenes shown from Florida of car crashes involving senior drivers. [Senior driver Morris GURWICH - says his age is nobody else's business; says all older drivers need their sight and hearing tested.] [Senior driver Roma HILLSBERG - says something must be done.] [Eastern Virginia Medical School Barbara FREUND - explains the use of one test.] [Senior driver Jim RINGO - says he would give up driving if he were a safety risk.]
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.