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Slainte agus Tiomaint: Medical Fitness to Drive Guidelines (Group 1 and 2 Drivers)

Author: National Programme Office for Traffic Medicine Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI)/Road Safety Authority (RSA)

Publication Year: 2022


Summary of Medical Amendments
Part A: General information
chapter 1. Introduction
Part B: Medical fitness to drive
Chapter 2 Neurological disorders
Chapter 3 Cardiovascular disorders
Chapter 4 Diabetes Mellitus
Chapter 5 Psychiatric disorders
Chapter 6 Alcohol and other substance misuse and dependence
Chapter 7 Visual disorders
Chapter 8 Renal disorders
Chapter 9 Respiratory and sleep disorders
Chapter 10 Miscellaneous conditions
Useful resources
Driver Advisory Form


Guiding Assessment for Licensing Drivers in Ireland

This publication summarises Irish medical guidelines of fitness to drive. The information in these Guidelines are intended to assist doctors and other healthcare professionals in advising their patients on fitness to drive, requirements for reporting to their National Driver Licence Service, and guidance on review of stability, progression or improvement of these conditions.

Format Download
Keywords clinical guidelines, driving
Publisher RSA
Classification driving
Edition 11th ed
Categories: Reports, Irish Content
External Link
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