After decades of hard work, you finally have time to hit the road and see all those places you have wanted to explore. Older adults often prefer traveling in their own vehicles rather than flying to a destination, because they can go at their own pace, be more comfortable than in those ever-shrinking airplane seats, save money and not have the hassles of airport security.
Ideally, you will have a safe trip, visit friends and relatives and see lovely scenery. Taking a few precautions before you get behind the wheel can help you avoid a lot of problems on the road. Being on the road, however, has its share of hazards. Here are a few tips on how to disaster-proof your road trip.