Handicap Driver Classes
Your handicap has never stopped you from enjoying life to the fullest before. Why should that be an issue now when it comes to having the same freedoms and independence when it comes to driving? It is possible to get your driving license as a handicapped person still so long as you follow the necessary steps. It is not much different than for anyone without a handicap, so getting your license is very much a real possibility.
The Written Test
There is no difference when it comes to the written test. It is the same thing; in fact, much of your driver's ed is the same. That is because how to handle a vehicle and the rules of the road are the same no matter who, legally, is behind the wheel. We can help you prepare and get a great score on your written test the same as anyone else. Having this knowledge is the cornerstone of everyone on the road.
This is the only difference that you will have to face when it comes to getting your license. In order to be able to drive your car, you will have to get some special modifications to accommodate whatever your handicap may be. In no way is this a bad thing, but rather it is the way for you to achieve the same level of freedom and independence as anyone without a handicap. This is also necessary because to get the driver license; you need to show that you can operate your vehicle with no hindrances or obstructions. There are also some crucial modifications that will vary based on your disability. This we can quickly go over with you to ensure that nothing gets in your way from driving a car.
Pass The Road Test
Finally, like any leaner to driving, in order to get your license, you must pass the road test. Thanks to your specially modified car you will be able to demonstrate that nothing will hinder or obstruct your ability and get on with the rest. That is where the difference ends with your license. The rest of the road test will be to test the same requirements as any driver on the road. Again, everything we do to help you is for your benefit. We know you deserve just as much as anyone else to get on the road and have that freedom. We will help you get there.
Say No To Discrimination
If anyone says that you cannot get your driver license, you may be able to fight against that. There are some fundamental laws to protect you. The most important is the Americans with Disabilities Act, which entails your right as an American access to any service just as easily as any other citizen. Next, you have State Motor Vehicle Laws that state what requirements are needed for you to get your driver's license. Finally, there is the Vehicle Modification Law that allows you to do what would usually be seen as illegal modifications such as hand controls. We, as with anything else, will help you know your rights when it comes to getting your license.