AARP Driver Safety Quick LearningsSM

Whether you’ll be behind the wheel or just enjoying the ride, be prepared for the road ahead with AARP Driver Safety’s free educational resources on vehicles, driving and alternative transportation.

Watch this short video to learn how a Telematics app can analyze your driving habits and give you tips to improve your skill behind the wheel.

Featured Videos

Airbag Information

January 22, 2021 04:11 PM

Make sure your vehicle interior is adjusted for safety if your airbags deploy in a crash.

Mirror Adjustment Tips

January 22, 2021 04:12 PM

Learn tips that can help you ensure optimal visibility when driving.

Blind Spot Warning Systems

March 14, 2019 09:42 PM

Discover how these systems alert you when another car is in your blind spot.

Featured Resources

AARP Auto Buying Program

Search for vehicles that best fit your needs, while learning about the latest vehicle and safety features.

AARP Smart Driver Online Course

Refresh your driving skills from the comfort of home. You could even save on your auto insurance.

Volunteer with AARP Driver Safety

Become a part of the safe driving solution in your community by volunteering with us.

Vehicle Technology Videos

Autonomous Vehicles

July 18, 2019 11:51 AM

Find out more about how these self-driving vehicles work and may be used in the near future.

Telematics

March 15, 2021 09:41 AM

Find out how this app can analyze your driving habits and give you tips to improve behind the wheel.

Assistive Parking Systems

March 14, 2019 09:42 PM

Watch how they may help you assess a parking space and may even enable your vehicle to park on its own.

Blind Spot Warning Systems

March 14, 2019 09:42 PM

See how they may warn you about a vehicle in your blind spot when you are trying to change lanes.

Crash Mitigation Systems

March 14, 2019 09:41 PM

Learn how these sensors can detect and warn you of the risk of a collision with an object ahead of you.

Emergency Response Systems

March 14, 2019 09:39 PM

Discover how to get assistance more quickly in the case of a crash with the help of these systems.

Lane Departure Warning Systems

March 14, 2019 09:40 PM

Watch how these systems monitor lane position and alert you if you are drifting outside the lane.

Reverse Monitoring Systems

March 14, 2019 09:38 PM


Discover how these systems can help you back up safely.

Stability Control

March 14, 2019 09:37 PM


Discover how this system works in the background to help prevent skids while you are driving.

Smart Headlights

March 14, 2019 09:39 PM

Learn how these smart headlight features can help you see better when driving at night.

Drowsy Driver Alerts

March 14, 2019 09:36 PM

Find out how these alerts can warn you when it may be time to take a break from driving.

Voice Activated Systems

March 14, 2019 09:36 PM

Learn how to control some functions on your vehicle with voice commands.

Mobility Videos

Extended Car Warranty Scams

December 22, 2021 05:28 PM


Learn tips to identify and avoid scams when purchasing an extended car warranty.

Vehicle Safety & Comfort: Safety Recalls

May 18, 2021 09:37 AM

Learn how to check for safety recalls and get free repairs to keep your vehicle safe.

Road Safety: Navigating Roundabouts

December 16, 2021 03:42 PM

Learn about the different signs and lane markings in a roundabout so you can navigate one safely.

Vehicle Safety & Comfort: Airbag Information

January 22, 2021 04:11 PM

Discover how airbags combined with a safe fit in your vehicle can keep you safer in the event of a crash.

Vehicle Safety & Comfort: Head Restraints

September 16, 2021 12:05 PM

Learn how properly adjusting your head restraint can help prevent neck injuries in the event of a crash.

Vehicle Safety & Comfort: Mirrors Adjustment

January 22, 2021 04:12 PM

Find out how properly adjusting your mirrors can give you optimal visibility when driving.

Vehicle Safety & Comfort: Seat Belts

September 16, 2021 12:53 PM

Find out how to wear your seat belt for the safest fit to lower your risk of injury.

App-Based Ride Services

July 18, 2019 11:58 AM

Learn how easy it can be to find a ride for yourself or a loved one when you can't drive with these apps.

Online Workshops

CarFit Online Workshop

May 19, 2021 10:18 AM

Find out how to get the best fit in your vehicle and sit safely behind the wheel.

Smart DriverTEK℠

May 01, 2020 09:08 PM

Discover how advanced vehicle technology can help keep you safer on the road.

Using App-Based Ridesharing

December 16, 2021 04:30 PM

Learn how to download and use a ridesharing app for times when you don't want to drive yourself.

We Need to Talk

May 01, 2020 04:56 PM


Learn how to have important conversations about driving and assess the driving skills of your loved one.

Driving the 50+: Tips for Service Drivers

May 23, 2022 03:25 PM

Volunteer & Rideshare Drivers, learn tips to help you give the best ride experience possible to 50+ riders.

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