Articles Posted in Medical Driver’s License Suspension

Your driving privileges might be taken away from the DMV if they believe that you are not medically sound to operate a vehicle. The most common reason the DMV finds that you are not of medical capacity to operate a vehicle is if you suffer from a disorder or condition that often results in lapse of consciousness. Such disorders include epilepsy which results often in seizures and sleep disorders.

The action taken by the DMV will depend on how your condition is categorized. The DMV is authorized to take several actions.

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Your driver’s license may be suspended by the DMV if they believe that you are not medically sound to operate a vehicle. If you have a certain condition or disorder, the DMV may suspend or revoke your license, subject to ongoing monitoring by the DMV. The most common disorders that warrant consideration by the DMV are lapse of consciousness disorders. These include, epilepsy which often results in seizures, and sleep disorders.

The action taken by the DMV will depend on how your condition is categorized. The DMV is authorized to take several actions.

• No Action