The ChORUS Older Driver Transportation Planning Tool guides you through the steps of developing your transportation plan. Starting early allows you to map out your needs, identify and explore your options for alternate transportation modes in your area, and plan for continuing a full and active life whether you are driving or not. Be sure to talk with your doctor to understand how changes in your medical conditions and/or medications might impact driving. Also, family members, friends, and caregivers can help you think about how to best meet all your transportation needs.
ChORUS Older Driver Transportation Planning Tool — National (10/09/2020)Source: US Department of Transportation
Aging Drivers and the Law — National (10/03/2019)Source: Association
The Elder Law Answers’ website provides information for senior drivers and links to each state’s laws regarding restrictions and accelerated renewal periods.
Colorado: Pitkin County Senior Services Offers Volunteer Driving Program — Colorado (05/01/2016)Source: News
Pitkin County Senior Services gives seniors hope with volunteer driving program.
Assessing Elderly Drivers: Ability Means More Than Age — National (04/08/2015)Source: Association
Edmunds.com gives information on its website on how to determine a senior’s driving ability.
How to Understand and Influence an Older Driver — National (07/01/2013)Source: US Department of Transportation
NHTSA offers an e-booklet on how to understand and the influence of older drivers on its website.
Family Conversations about Alzheimer’s Disease, Dementia & Driving — National (03/01/2013)Source: Association
The Hartford website is a partner with AARP and gives tips on how family members can start conversations with older drivers regarding their health and ability to continue driving.
Driving Safety Tips for Senior Drivers — TexasSource: Association
American Safety Council published safety tips for senior drivers and senior license requirements in Texas.
North Dakota: DOT's Tips for Talking to Aging Drivers — North DakotaSource: US Department of Transportation
North Dakota gives its residents tips for talking to senior drivers on its transportation website. Suggestions for making the conversation go smoothly include starting early, being sensitive, offering alternatives and avoiding demands.
North Dakota: Physician's Guide to Assessing and Counseling Older Drivers — North DakotaSource: Association
Summary of information for physicians and others pertaining to older driver licensing regulations in North Dakota.
Road to Zero: Doubling Down on What Works — NationalSource: Nonprofit Organization
The Doubling Down on What Works is a working group of the Road to Zero Coalition has created a clearinghouse for resources.