Older Drivers

Frequently Asked Questions

9. Lately, I just feel like I’m slowing down and not always paying attention when I should be. What can I do to keep safe while driving?

To drive safely, people must be able to pay attention to many things at once and react to sudden changes. They need to make decisions — sometimes very quickly — and remember what to do to avoid accidents and stay safe. Here are some helpful tips to address changes in attention.