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Elder Abuse Alberta

Across the province, hundreds of older Albertans are languishing in uncomfortable, active treatment hospital beds. These hapless individuals receive minimal nursing care, receive no mental or physical stimulation / exercise, are not allowed off the ward, never taken out of doors for fresh air, some detained for as long as a year. They are made […]

AMA affirms Simard MD fraudulent

Don Szarko, Director of Advocacy and Community services, Alberta Motor Association affirmed to us at the Grey Matters Conference 2014, that that the concept, perpetrated by Bonnie Dobbs, that “a cognitively intact person can easily pass the Simard MD”, is false. Across the province, senior’s lives have been disrupted by this falsehood. We told Mr. […]

Banned, nursing home

Points West Living Care Centre, Grande Prairie, AB. The husband of a resident at the Points West Living Center made a complaint to the Protection For Persons in Care (PPCA) concerning the care of his wife. A severe banning followed. Administrative staff informed husband, that he was restricted to a one hour a week visit, […]

Tencer & Grose CHED

In a CHED radio broadcast, August 27/14 @ 9:00 AM, Professor Allan Dobbs PhD stated, that all seniors who are referred for a DriveABLE test: “because of confirmed or suspected impairment” This is blatantly untruthful. Later in the interview, he stated this again with emphasis: “Remember, These people that are referred for DriveABLE assessment, all […]

McIver – Upcoming Meeting

To Our Fellow Albertans You are cordially invited to attend a meeting with Ric McIver scheduled for: Tuesday – July 29, 2014 From 1 to 3 PM Location: Old Timers’ Cabin 9430 Scona Road (99 street North) Edmonton, Alberta Mr. McIver will address Senior Driving Issues Simard MD & DriveABLE protocol ALSO Music by Frank […]

GREY GLORY

Watch “Grey Glory” a documentary by Brandy Yanchyk- Omni TV Sunday evening, July 6, 2014 @ 9:00 PM. “Grey Glory” is a heartwarming and inspirational documentary about Canadian seniors whoare pushing their bodies to the limit, redefining our perceptions of aging. To see the website for “Grey Glory” go to: brandyyproductions.com/grey-glory/

Ric McIvor promises to eliminate DriveABLE

Ric McIvor, at this mornings leadership campaign launch in Edmonton, announced he is committed to eliminating the DriveABLE testing program and will be asking for a thorough review of the Simard MD program. May 28, 2014

Simard MD

There is no doubt, the Simard MD & DriveABlE protocol is a sophisticated scam carried out on the backs of seniors, propagated under the guise of research, science and safety.

Preston Carpenter thief

Preston Lee Carpenter Carpenter targeted seniors for theft at two senior homes. He was able to get inside the residences by posing as a family member & a maintenance person. March 21/14, was sentenced to 45 days in jail by Provincial Court Judge Fred Day. Warrants for his arrest for forgery, unlawfully in a dwelling […]

Police Officer Jack Redlick

February 2010, Edmonton Police Constable Jack Redlick viciously beat a handcuffed man, Kasimierz Kozina,. No action was taken by his superiors. He and two other plainclothes officers viciously beat a handcuffed man while he was down. It was observed and reported, by former Edmonton Police Officer, Derek Huff: “They basically had their knees on his […]

Elder Abuse by Simard MD & DriveABLE

A friend about my age who had no health issues and had never needed a family doctor went to a walk in for his first license medical. He has driven from 16 yrs of age, truck, heavy eqpt, clean record. He was made to take the Simard MD exam, where he scored low, then to […]

SIMARD MD – The Medically At-Risk Driver

Seniors are the safest drivers on Alberta roads. Alberta Transportation statistics indicate they are not causing the carnage on Alberta roads, they have the lowest casualty rates. Nevertheless, in 2008 the Minister of Transportation, introduced a pilot project that subjected all Albertans age seventy five, to a medical fitness assessment. In many medical clinics, a […]

DriveABLE madness

Michelle Mungall MLA Creston, BC Just the other day I received in my office a letter from Heather Myers, and she’s telling me the story of her father who was tested. His doctor, said he was in perfect health and in perfect driving capability & there should be no reason for the test (DriveABLE). But […]

Testing violates senior’s rights

According to Alberta Transportation statistics, seniors are the safest drivers on Alberta roads, they are not causing the often carnage on Alberta roads. It is documented they have the lowest casualty rates, Nevertheless, in 2008 the Minister of Transportation, introduced a pilot project that required all Albertans at age seventy five, be subjected to a […]

DriveABLE testing costly

The BC Medical Association worries that too much reliance is put on the DriveABLE computer test, the CBC’s Alan Waterman reports 2012. BC spends almost S2M on re-licensing senior drivers. Thus feeding the coffers of the multi-million dollar, private for profit, DRIVEABLE ASSESSMENT CORPORATION INC. of which Allan Dobbs PhD, founder of DriveABLE testing, owns […]