American Academy of Family Physicians, AAFP

11400 Tomahawk Creek Parkway
Leawood  KS  66211-2680
http://www.aafp.org
/afp/2000/0101/p141.html

contactcenter@aafp.org
Phone: 800-274-2237
Phone Extension: N/A

Area(s) Served:
Nationwide,
Statewide

Contracted Provider:
Not Applicable

Description:

As experienced drivers grow older, changes in vision, attention and physical abilities may cause them to drive less safely than they used to. Sometimes these changes happen so slowly that the drivers are not even aware that their driving safety is at risk.

The documents below provide tips for talking with elderly patients about driving safely.
 

Tips for Safe Driving

How to Help the Older Driver

Getting By Without Driving

Am I a Safe Driver?

Successful Aging Tips