Assessing fitness to drive: a guide for medical professionals

Advice for medical professionals to follow when assessing a patient's fitness to drive.


Assessing fitness to drive: a guide for medical professionals

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These are medical standards of fitness to drive for medical professionals. This guidance is also available as HTML and is usually updated every 6 months. It has replaced the medical at a glance.

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Published 11 March 2016
Last updated 1 January 2018 + show all updates
  1. PDF updated. For more information about the amendments made, see page 2 of the PDF.
  2. 'Excessive sleepiness including obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome' section updated.
  3. PDF updated.
  4. PDF updated.
  5. Survey removed.
  6. Change to the neurology chapter. Transient loss of consciousness with seizure markers has been updated.
  7. General updates to the guide.
  8. First published.