Changes To Heavy Vehicle Driver Medical Standards

A new edition of the “Assessing Fitness to Drive for Commercial Vehicle Drivers” will be in place from 1 October 16.  Changes have been made to the following criteria:

  • Cardiovascular
  • Diabetes
  • Hearing
  • Neurological Conditions
  • Vision and Eye Disorder

 

The new standards are available at http://www.austroads.com.au/drivers-vehicles/assessing-fitness-to-drive