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Connecticut DOT Physical Exam For CDL

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Federal guidelines mandate that anyone applying for a commercial drivers license must pass the Department of Transportation health exam. The purpose of this test is to determine whether a potential driver is fit enough to drive safely at the present time as well as in the foreseeable future. Passing the exam successfully means you only have to take the exam in 24 months time, unless you have some health issue which could become worse in the in the near term, in which case the you’ll have to take the exam sooner.

Health Requirements

To pass the physical for the CDL you:.

  • With or without vision corrections, each eye, as well as both eyes combined, need to have 20/40 vision.
  • Ability to distinguish color is necessary.
  • Should be able to perceive a forced whisper at a distance of at least 5 feet.
  • Your blood pressure must be under 160/100. Prescription medication to control blood pressure is permitted.
  • An applicant can have diabetes which is controlled through diet or medication. Diabetes which is controlled though insulin injections is not premitted
  • Blood sugar may not be higher than 200.
  • Use of schedule 1 drugs is forbidden
Look through the list below to find a physical test location near you.

CDL Physical locations in Connecticut

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701 Main Street
East Hartford Connecticut
(860) 289-5561
(860) 291-1895
972 W Main Street
New Britain Connecticut
(860) 827-0745
(860) 827-0824
370 James Street
Suite 304
New Haven Connecticut
(203) 503-0482
(203) 503-0492
10 Connecticut Avenue
Norwich Connecticut
(860) 859-5100
(860) 859-5110
15 Commerce Road
3rd Floor
Stamford Connecticut
(203) 324-9100
(203) 324-9400
555 Lordship Boulevard
Stratford Connecticut
(203) 380-5945
(203) 380-5953
333 Kennedy Drive
Suite 202
Torrington Connecticut
(860) 482-4552
(860) 496-1033
900 Northrop Road
Wallingford Connecticut
(203) 949-1534
(203) 949-9036
8 S Commons Road
Waterbury Connecticut
(203) 759-1229
(203) 759-0219
1080 Day Hill Road
Windsor Connecticut
(860) 298-8442
(860) 298-9420
154 Eagle View Drive
Southbury Connecticut
227 Hall Hill Rd.
Somers Connecticut
1213 Chapel Street
New Haven Connecticut
1601 Meriden-Waterbury Tpk
Milldale Connecticut
75 Holly Hill Lane
Greenwich Connecticut
500 West Putnam Ave
Greenwich Connecticut