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Study Reveals Safer Driving
Trend in 70-plus Age Group

Self-regulation, state requirements drive new stats.

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As the number of older Americans grows, more of them are hitting the road—and doing it safely. Fatal crashes per licensed driver over the age of 70 fell 37 percent between 1997 and 2008, according to a new study released by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), a research group funded by the insurance industry. … Back to Article

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