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Safe Driving Tips for Older Drivers

Safe Driving Tips for Older Drivers

Driving is a necessity in every adult's life in this day and age. Even if you are an elder, you still have to run errands, visit family and friends, and remain independent. Unfortunately, driving can be more difficult as you age, so we've created a list of helpful tips to ensure the seniors in our community are safe! Always buckle up To avoid a ticket or to risk your safety, please remember to wear your seat belt. This is a must for every driver in the United States, not only seniors. If it is physically restricting you, you can adjust the shoulder mount or add a cushion on the strap. Avoid tight roads and busy highways.  These types of roadways are especially tough for most older individuals. If you want to be extra safe, try taking an easier alternative path. It may take longer, but you won't have to do anything you're uncomfortable with. Consider taking a safety driving course Refreshing your driving skills is never a bad idea. There's a variety of saf ... read more