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  • Website: Government of BC
  • Resource type: General web page

Summary - The message of this resource is:

If you are driving your own car and are above the age of 80, you must be examined by your doctor to ensure you are still able to drive and complete a driver’s medical examination report every 2 years. When the time comes for you to retire from driving, this resource also helps you find alternative modes of transportation.


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advance planning, accessibility, independent living, community

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Step 1 - Evidence-based

Is this information reliable, based on scientific research?


Step 2 - Transparency

Is it clear who developed the resource and how?


Step 3 - Usability

Is the information easy to understand and easy to use?


Rated on: 7/30/2019 11:51:45 AM

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