Letters

DVLA senior medical adviser's reply

BMJ 1995; 311 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.311.7013.1163b (Published 28 October 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;311:1163
  1. Elizabeth Rowse
  1. Senior medical adviser Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency, Swansea SA99 1TU

    EDITOR,--The problem that Jo Alexander describes--of an aunt who continued to drive into her 90th year--is one of general concern.1 We will always make medical inquiries if a health condition is declared, but some elderly people refuse to accept that they may be unfit and omit to declare a medical condition even when specifically asked to do so on renewal of their driving licence. Advice about …

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