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Although many elderly loved ones can continue to drive safely in their senior years, it’s normal for driving abilities to change as individuals grow older. It’s also critical for us to pay attention to warning signs that age may be interfering with driving abilities and safety. You can help keep your loved ones safe on the roads by encouraging safe driving practices, and recognizing the warning signs of unsafe driving. How Does Aging Affect Driving? There is no set cutoff point when an individual should stop driving, as everyone ages differently. However, older adults are much more likely to get into accidents and receive traffic citations than younger drivers—statistics indicate fatal crash rates increase significantly after a driver has reached