Summary of Amendments - DVLA Assessing Fitness to Drive Guide

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The 'Assessing fitness to drive: guide for medical professionals' is produced by the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DLVA) and is a guide for medical professionals to help them with enquiries from the public about driving with various conditions.

June 2016

March 2016 - entire, reformatted guide published by DVLA.

April 2016 - general updates to the guide.

May 2016 - Chapter 1 Neurological Disorders - transient loss of consciousness with seizure markers updated.

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