In order to acquire a commercial driver’s license the Department of Transportation requires every individual to complete an administered physical exam. This exam ensures that each driver has the functionality and awareness to operate a commercial vehicle efficiently. AFC Urgent Care Lyndhurst offers DOT physicals on site and will assist you in filling out the necessary paperwork to complete the exam.
To achieve a commercial driver’s license there are a list of physical requirements needed, some of them include:
- Each eye must be at least 20/40 with or without contacts and/or glasses.
- Blood pressure must be less than or equal to 140/90
- Ability to distinguish standard traffic signs and colors
Medical conditions that may dismiss you from acquiring a commercial driver’s license:
- History of Epilepsy
- Having vision or hearing worse than stated above
If you are in need of a DOT physical, AFC Urgent Care would be happy to assist you. We are conveniently located at 560 New York Ave in Lyndhurst and you can reach us at 201.345.3839.