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New AAA Study ~ Concern for Elderly Drivers

One in five elderly drivers is taking medication that can increase their risk of crashing.

According to a new AAA survey, this increases the risk of  crashing by 300 percent.

If you are concerned for an elderly person in your life here are some resources.

AAA has a free online tool to help people understand the side effects of medications.

If you know of a senior who would like to find alternative transportationAAA has several resources for you.

Full Story: HERE 

 

About Laurie Hardie

Laurie is a rare Seattle-born Native. She has raised her children, but as a working mom knows how important it is to look and feel your best. She currently volunteers with Queen It’s a New Day, a non-profit organization in Everett, giving women a hand up to feel great inside and out. As a published author and life coach, Laurie is WARM’s Afternoon Traffic host with the philosophy of…” traffic is a lot like life, sometimes you have a speed –limit drive and sometimes you hit a slow-down or detour, but with the right guidance and information, we can all get through it together”.