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Older Alaskan Driver Safety PSA

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National Resources:

  • CarFit Does your car fit you?
  • AARP Driver Safety
  • AAA Self-rating form
  • Alaska DMV Mature Driver information
  • Facts for healthcare providers
  • NHTSA Driving Safely While Aging Gracefully



Older Alaskan Driver Safety


2017 Older Driver Safety Awareness Week is December 4-8: Find out more about driving safely as we age on the American Occupational Therapy Association's (AOTA) campaign web page:

Older Driver Safety Awareness Week - AOTA - Living LIfe to its fullest - Occupational Therapy

About Older Alaskan Driver Safety

Most Alaskans that are 65 years and older are capable and have a lifetime of valuable driving experience. That experience is a valuable asset. Decisions about a person’s ability to drive should not be based solely on age. All drivers need to remain aware of changes that come with age or life events, and adjust our lifestyles and driving habits to stay safe on the road for as long as possible.

Watch the Older Alaskan Driver Safety PSA: 

Driver Wellness

In order to stay on the road for as long as possible, it is necessary to maintain driver wellness.  Driver Wellness includes:

Click here for a checklist for self-assessment for deciding to continue to drive, or to reduce driving.