Seniors and Safe Driving

Americans inherently cherish their independence and freedom, so when the time comes to address the issue of older adult loved ones giving up their driving privileges for their safety and the safety of others, the conversation can be quite difficult. But the discussion about seniors and safe driving is important to have as soon as you see a change. Maybe you’ve noticed a few new dings and dents in Dad’s car. Perhaps you’ve heard from their neighbors or friends that they have had “close calls” on the road. Sometimes seniors begin taking medication that affects their driving. Perhaps Mom is having problems with her decision making and her memory. No matter the reason, Vicki Spraul, President of