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Elderly drivers - when should they give up driving?

3 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 02 November 2010

When should elderly people give up driving?

Should you hand over the keys when you reach a certain age - or should it depend on your general health and fitness?

Across the UK, 700,000 pensioners have a driving licence. And they have more accidents per mile than any other age group.

A BBC documentary focuses on several older drivers including Joan Laying from Alresford.


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