Smart Features Mature Drivers

Changes can be subtle

OT’s are keen observers and are trained to notice changes.  This week I have sent you a helpful tool to help you learn more about naturally occurring changes.
When a client has significant changes, they may benefit from a driving evaluation.

Drive with confidence!

It may not be time to retire from driving just yet!  Adaptations can be made to help drivers overcome challenges.

Larger audio and climate controls with contrasting text can help with vision concerns, and visors and extendable sun visors can help drivers with glaucoma, cataracts or other conditions.

Pedal extenders can help drivers obtain a safe distance from the steering wheel/airbag and steering wheel covers can improve grip for drivers with arthritis in the upper extremities.

Learn more about this topic here.