Driving with a Disability in South Africa
Driving with a disability is a great accomplishment and something many take for granted. Technological improvements make it easier to drive and its important to know the full facts about driving so that you can be safe and legal on the roads.
Here is a guide on everything you need to know about driving with a disability. It all really depends on your disability. There are modified cars available for drivers with mobility limitations.
If you are a new driver and applying for a licence, you will need to declare that you have a disability on your application form or you could be fined. The same applies if you became disabled after driving for some time. Once you have applied, the licence department will be able to asses whether you are fit enough to get your drivers licence. They will provide you with information regarding the correct vehicle modifications you need.
For more information about drivers licence for people with disabilities you can contact QASA.