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GOHS wants to keep older drivers safe on the roads

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

The Governor's Office of Highway Safety is working to make sure older drivers stay safe on the roads.

This is Older Driver Safety Awareness Week.

60-year old Susie Davis, a school bus driver in Irwin County says there comes a time when many drivers need some assistance.

“As they get older their reactions are slower. So although their not as distracted with all the social media but it's scary to see an older person driving,” said Susie Davis.

Click here to find information on how to recognize changes in an older person that may affect their driving and tips for families on how to have a driving conversation with an older loved one.

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