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Elderly Driver Testing for License Renewal

12 Signatures Goal: 100

Elderly drivers are too often responsible for fatal accidents behind the wheel. For the safety of all drivers and loved ones alike, elderly driver testing must be implemented more frequently for everyone's protection. Please sign this petition to increase testing frequency. People over the age of 65 in the State of Massachusetts get a new license every 5 years and the only thing they have to do is submit a valid eye exam. They are not required to take a driving test more responsibility needs to be taken by the MA DMV because elderly who are failing eye exams are being passed because the DMV employee feels bad to deny these people a drivers license. This is a dangerous practice that endangers lives. It is our goal to change this law, so that people over the age of 65 must have their physical driving skills re-tested every 2 years in order to keep their Massachusetts Drivers License. Skills change as we get older and we must do everything we can to keep our roads safe.

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Krista Spaulding

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Signatures

  • 6 years ago
    Shannon Grant United States
    6 years ago
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    Sadie Jane United States
    6 years ago
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    April Lord United States
    6 years ago
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    jeff grossman United States
    6 years ago
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    Bethann Poisson United States
    6 years ago
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    Laurie M. Santora United States
    6 years ago
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    Michelle Lunetta United States
    6 years ago
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    alysha mccooe United States
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    Mark Powers United States
    6 years ago
  • 6 years ago
    krista spaulding United States
    6 years ago