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Bus driver licensing depends on voluntary disclosure of seizures

Bus driver licensing depends on voluntary disclosure of seizures

The medical examination that school bus drivers must pass before being permitted to transport children would not reveal a seizure disorder unless the person voluntarily disclosed it or showed signs of a neurological problem, said doctors familiar with the exam.

The medical history of a Baltimore school bus driver could become a factor as investigators determine what caused his bus to crash into a transit bus in Southwest Baltimore on Nov. 1, killing him and five other adults. A spokesman for the National Transportation Safety Board said that if investigators learn the driver was suffering a seizure — he is believed to have a history of them — their report may include...

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