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Helping Mature Drivers Find Their Perfect Fit
Developed by the American Society on Aging in collaboration with AAA, AARP and the American Occupational Therapy Association, CarFit is an educational program that uses a 12-point checklist to help older drivers determine how well their vehicles "fit" them. Steering wheel height, seats, mirrors, head restraints, and many other elements of the vehicle must be adjusted to accommodate the physical changes associated with aging, and can improve safety and comfort while driving a vehicle.
Each CarFit evaluation takes only 15 minutes, and ensures a proper "fit" based on the following criteria: