Savvy Senior: Automobile Aids That Can Help Elderly Drivers

Vision helpers If your mom has a difficult time looking over her shoulder to back-up or merge into traffic, or struggles with sensitivity to glare, these products can help. AllView Mirror: This is an oversized rear view mirror that attaches to the existing rear view mirror to widen her rear visibility and eliminate blind spots so your mom can see traffic without significant neck or body rotation. It also helps during parking. Blind Spot Mirrors: These are small convex mirrors that stick to the corner of the side view mirrors to improve side and rear vision. Backup Camera: To eliminate blind spots and avoid turning around when backing up, this device (which costs about $100) comes with a wireless night vision camera that attaches to the license plate and a small monitor that mounts to the dash or windshield. <br>For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit

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