Do You Know About the Voluntary Department of Transportation Reporting Law?

March 9, 2022

Pursuant to A.R.S. ยง28-3005, optometrists may voluntarily report a patient (to the Department of Motor Vehicles) who has a medical condition that, in the opinion of the optometrist, could significantly impair the person's ability to safely operate a motor vehicle. The law also states that the optometrist providing the information to the director in good faith is immune from personal liability with respect to the information being provided.

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Physician's Reporting Form