In this webinar, attendees learned about how to engage older drivers in a thoughtful manner, how to do roadside screening, and where to refer older drivers for more resources to keep them, and our roadways safe.
Law Enforcement: Your Role in Older Driver Safety — National (05/26/2022)Source: Association
Driver’s License Renewal Laws for Older Drivers — National (04/20/2022)Source: Association
Driver's license renewal time including seniors will be viewed as an individual, not as part of a group. this is the time to ask yourself the tough question: Should I continue the drive?
Texas: Department of Public Safety Older Driver Information — Texas (09/16/2020)Source: State Department of Transportation
Texas’s Department of Public Safety has information on its website regarding driver license renewal requirements for residents of the state.
Rhode Island: License Renewal — Rhode Island (09/14/2020)Source: State Department of Transportation
Rhode Island’s Division of Motor Vehicles website states that residents 75 years of age and older licenses are valid for two years.
Indiana: Older Driver Information — Indiana (03/06/2019)Source: Association
DMV.com covers senior drivers in Indiana by stating that drivers up to age 75 are required to renew their license every 4 years. Drivers ages 75 to 85 can renew their license for a period of 3 years.
International: Cognitive Screening Tools for Predicting Unsafe Driving Behavior Among Senior Drivers — National (10/17/2014)Source: Association
As Canada’s elderly continue to represent the fastest-growing population in Canada, there has been an increasing need for effective and efficient screening tools for senior drivers.
Elderly Drivers Support Competency Tests — National (05/28/2011)Source: Association
Researchers studying driving habits and accident rates among the elderly found that a majority support age-based competency tests.
Colorado: Survey Finds Aging Drivers Support Mandatory Retesting to Get License — Colorado (05/25/2011)Source: News
The Denver Post published an article on aging drivers and their support for mandatory retesting to renew driver’s licenses. It also states that In Colorado, drivers over the age of 65 must renew their license by mail.
International Older Driver Consensus Conference on Assessment, Remediation and Counseling for Transportation Alternatives: Summary and Recommendations — National (07/28/2009)Source: Association
In 2003, 63 international experts on older driver issues met to examine three critical issues related to the safe mobility of senior drivers.
Spectrum of Driver Services: Right Services for the Right People at the Right Time — NationalSource: Association
A description consumers and health care providers can use to distinguish the type of services needed for an older adult.