Commercial Driver's License

Commercial Drivers License

On September 19, 2018 FMCSA published a new rule on diabetes. The information on these pages does not reflect the new rule. For more information on the new rule, refer to this Frequently Asked Questions.

Commercial drivers with diabetes have to follow certain rules in order to keep driving with diabetes.  Find out what the American Diabetes Association is doing to make sure these rules are fair and do not discriminate against people with diabetes.

Commercial Driving Resources

Resource links for commercial drivers.

Diabetes Exemption Program

Find out how to apply for a federal diabetes exemption.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q&A about diabetes and commercial driving, federal regulations, the Diabetes Exemption Program and the new law.

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