Can a type 1 diabetic possess a cdl and drive trucks?

I am a type 1 diabetic and I was thinking about being a truck driver. Since I have diabetes can I do this?

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Feb 04, 2012
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Driving a truck with diabetes while on insulin
by: Hervy

You can driver a truck with diabetes. You will have to get a medical exam and then fill out the application for exemption. here are links that should help you find out the specifics.

medical exemptions application for driving trucks with a disqualifying condition

what to do after filling out the application for exemption to drive while with diabetes

Hope things turn out ok,
Hervy

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