International Journal of Research in Civil Engineering and Technology

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International Journal of Research in Civil Engineering and Technology

2020, Vol. 1, Issue 1, Part A

Review of wellbeing and maneuverability issues among aged walkers


Author(s): Himanshu

Abstract: Albeit elderly individuals make up an amazingly vulnerable street users’ group, aged walkers’ challenges have been concentrated less widely than those of aged drivers, and more information on this issue is still required. The current paper reviews current information on aged grown-ups’ issues with the principle segments of walkers’ activity, i.e., Strolling and walking characteristics, navigation, and road crossing. Contrasted with more youthful ones, old walkers’ display declining strolling abilities, with a mobile speed decline, less steady equalization, less proficient wayfinding techniques, and a more noteworthy number of un-safe street crossing practices. Every one of these components must be mulled over, not just in creating powerful safety intercessions focusing on aged people on foot, yet in addition in planning streets and vehicles. Recent activities are introduced here and a few suggestions are proposed.

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How to cite this article:
Himanshu. Review of wellbeing and maneuverability issues among aged walkers. Int J Res Civ Eng Technol 2020;1(1):16-23.
International Journal of Research in Civil Engineering and Technology