Don’t dismiss the value of driver medicals after Doctors on Wheels incident, says Dr Grant Charlesworth-Jones


 

Following the Doctors on Wheels incident that has seen DVSA refuse to accept driver medicals conducted by the firm, Dr Grant Charlesworth-Jones, medical director of D4Drivers, sets out why operators shouldn’t dismiss the value of a check-up conducted correctly. With the average age of an HGV driver in the UK nearing the mid-fifties and with everyone living and working for longer, assessing the health of this workforce is more than important, it is essential. The DVLA D4 form is a screening tool […]