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Driver Testing / Older Drivers #941850

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 02, 2009
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Growing concerns about aging drivers behind the wheel introduced.

(Concord, New Hampshire & Boston: Randall Pinkston) The New Hampshire requirement that drivers over 75 retake the road test featured; test scenes shown; crash/age statistics cited. [75-year-old Thomas JOHNSON†- comments on aging.] [New Hampshire department of motor vehicles Sgt. William HAYNES†- backs testing.] [Massachusetts state senator Brian JOYCE†- wants testing for old drivers.] What the AARP wants in legislation noted. [University of Massachusetts professor Elizabeth DUGAN†- says licensing renewals will reduce fatalities.]

Mitchell, Russ;
Pinkston, Randall

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