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Medical conditions that affect driving

There are many different risk factors when it comes to auto accidents, but some are especially concerning. For example, someone who is suffering from a medical condition that could affect their ability to drive should make sure that it is okay for them to be on the road. Unfortunately, some people drive with medical conditions even though doing so is extremely dangerous. For example, someone may struggle with debilitating vertigo, vision problems or they may have seizures, which can significantly increase the probability of a wreck.

People drive with these medical conditions for various reasons. Some may not even realize that their medical condition interferes with their ability to drive to such an extent, while others may know that they should not be on the road but feel as if they have no other choice. For example, someone who has difficulty seeing the road because their eyesight has deteriorated may continue driving because they need to get to work or take care of some other responsibility.

Sadly, medical conditions have caused many motor vehicle wrecks, including some that were completely unexpected (such as a sudden heart attack while someone is on the road). If you were hit by a driver who was struggling with any type of medical condition, you may need to pursue your legal options and have them held responsible for their negligence. Moreover, if you have any concerns about your ability to drive due to some health issue, make sure that you thoroughly evaluate yourself before getting behind the wheel.

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