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Law Enforcement: Your Role in Older Driver SafetyNational(05/26/2022)Association

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 ProfessionalsDriving Impairment, Reporting Requirements, Voluntary Reporting, Mandatory Reporting, Assessing and Counseling Older Drivers, Retests, Successful StrategiesWebinar
Driver’s License Renewal Laws for Older DriversNational(04/20/2022)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?

Family Members/Caregivers, Older Drivers, State Driver Licensing AgenciesDriver Education, Screening & Assessments, RetestsCommunity Resources
Texas: Department of Public Safety Older Driver InformationTexas(09/16/2020)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.

Older Drivers, State Driver Licensing AgenciesRetests, EvaluationOther Materials
Rhode Island: License RenewalRhode Island(09/14/2020)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.

Family Members/Caregivers, Older DriversRetestsCommunity Resources
Indiana: Older Driver InformationIndiana(03/06/2019)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.

Family Members/Caregivers, Older Drivers, State Driver Licensing AgenciesMedical Conditions Impact on Driving, Retests, EvaluationLaws
International: Cognitive Screening Tools for Predicting Unsafe Driving Behavior Among Senior DriversNational(10/17/2014)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.

Medical ProfessionalsMedical Conditions Impact on Driving, Screening & Assessments, Retests, AssessmentPublication/Journal Article
Elderly Drivers Support Competency TestsNational(05/28/2011)Association

Researchers studying driving habits and accident rates among the elderly found that a majority support age-based competency tests.

Medical Professionals, Law Enforcement Professionals, State Driver Licensing AgenciesResearch, RetestsPublication/Journal Article
Colorado: Survey Finds Aging Drivers Support Mandatory Retesting to Get LicenseColorado(05/25/2011)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.

Family Members/Caregivers, Older DriversConversation Starters, Driving Impairment, Fitness to Drive, Reporting Requirements, Screening & Assessments, Retests, Driving Test, Transportation Engineering/PlanningCommunity Resources, Discussion Guide Research
International Older Driver Consensus Conference on Assessment, Remediation and Counseling for Transportation Alternatives: Summary and RecommendationsNational(07/28/2009)Association

In 2003, 63 international experts on older driver issues met to examine three critical issues related to the safe mobility of senior drivers.

State Driver Licensing AgenciesScreening & Assessments, Assessing and Counseling Older Drivers, Retests, Transportation Engineering/PlanningPublication/Journal Article
Washington: Safe driving for seniorsDistrict of ColumbiaAssociation

Washington State Department of Licensing resource for older drivers.

Older DriversScreening & Assessments, RetestsCommunity Resources
Evaluate Your Driving AbilityNationalAssociation

Us AAA Evaluate Your Driving Ability by using their self-rating tool, professional assessment tool, clinical driving assessment tool, and driving skills evaluations. 

Older DriversScreening & Assessments, Assessing and Counseling Older Drivers, Self-Screening, Retests, Evaluation, Driving TestCommunity Resources
Wyoming: Guide to Assessment & Counseling of Older DriversWyomingNonprofit Organization

Summary of Wyoming policies and regulations for older driver licensing

Law Enforcement Professionals, State Driver Licensing AgenciesRetestsReferral Lists
Idaho: Senior Licensing LawsIdahoAssociation

AAA outline’s the state of Idaho’s senior licensing laws including frequent renewals and limited renewal options at 70 and older.

Family Members/Caregivers, Older Drivers, State Driver Licensing AgenciesFitness to Drive, Reporting Requirements, RetestsLaws, Policy Document
Kentucky: Driver License Information for SeniorsKentuckyAssociation

Caregiverlist.com states that there is no renewal test for seniors in the state of Kentucky. The renewal cycle is every four years and must be done in-person.

Family Members/Caregivers, Older Drivers, State Driver Licensing AgenciesRetests, Evaluation, AssessmentLaws
Maine: Driving Laws for Seniors and Older DriversMaineAssociation

Drivers are required to renew their licenses every six years in the state of Louisiana, according to AAA.com. They are also required to complete a vision test at every in-person renewal.

Medical Professionals, Family Members/Caregivers, Older Drivers, State Driver Licensing AgenciesFitness to Drive, Reporting Requirements, Voluntary Reporting, Mandatory Reporting, RetestsLaws
Spectrum of Driver Services: Right Services for the Right People at the Right Time NationalAssociation

A description consumers and health care providers can use to distinguish the type of services needed for an older adult. 

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Medical ProfessionalsDriver Education, Screening & Assessments, Assessing and Counseling Older Drivers, Retests, Evaluation, Driver Rehabilitation SpecialistOther Materials
Ohio: Older Driver InformationOhioState Department of Transportation

The “Senior Drivers in Ohio” page on DMV.com explains the license renewal process for senior drivers. 

Family Members/CaregiversRetests, Evaluation, AssessmentCommunity Resources
ChORUS Law Enforcement Resource NationalAssociation
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Law Enforcement ProfessionalsWarning Signs of Impaired Driving, Medical Conditions Impact on Driving, Pedestrian Safety, Screening & Assessments, Assessing and Counseling Older Drivers, Retests, Evaluation, Driving Test, Driver Rehabilitation SpecialistCommunity Resources, Handouts