Senior Drivers

The AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety have an excellent website for senior drivers. See also the Medical College of Wisconsin webpage: Safe Driving for Older Adults, and one titled ‘Safe Driving For Seniors,’ on the Foundation for Health in Aging website.

January 12, 2005: AAA Offers First Home-Based Tool to

Help Seniors Drive Safely Longer

Just as you can screen for high cholesterol or high blood pressure, AAA today introduced a first-of-its kind scientifically valid tool designed to help seniors screen for their driving health in the privacy of their homes. Roadwise Review: A Tool to Help Seniors Drive Safely Longer, is a CD-ROM that measures eight physical and mental abilities shown to be the strongest predictors of crash risk among older drivers and provides feedback to guide the user’s decision about their ability to drive safely.