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Savvy Senior: Should your elderly parent stop driving? Here are some tips to evaluate

March 9, 2022

From The Oklahoman website

Senior Man Driving — Image by © Steve Prezant/Corbis

DEAR SAVVY SENIOR: What is the best way to deal with older drivers who probably shouldn’t be driving anymore? My dad, who’s 86, is bound and determined to keep driving as long as he’s alive.

— Backseat Daughter

DEAR BACKSEAT: For many families, talking to an elderly parent about giving up the car keys can be a very difficult and sensitive topic. While there’s no one way to handle this issue, here are a few suggestions that can help you evaluate your dad’s driving and ease him out from behind the wheel when the time is right.

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