BE FIT TO DRIVE
Know The Facts
Know The Signs
Having trouble with lane changes
Getting lost on familiar routes
Difficulty reading road signs
Issued two or more traffic tickets/warnings in the past two years
Involved in two or more collisions or “near-misses” in the past two years
Know The Law
Drivers age 65 and older are required to renew their license every four years, with in person every 8 years.
Drivers age 65 and older must pass a basic vision test when renewing in person.
Drivers age 70 and older must submit a medical report with license renewal.
Physicians are required to report individuals who are cognitively, or medically impaired to the DMV.
In certain situations, drivers may have a restriction placed on their drivers license to ensure they are driving within their abilities.
HELP SAVE A LIFE
Speak up and don’t delay the conversation
Suggest a plan such as talking with a doctor or taking driving course refreshers
Conduct a “ride-along” with the driver
Determine local & public transportation alternatives
Anonymously request for Re-Evaluation to the DMV