It is prohibited to drive a heavy vehicle in the United States with a Class 1 or 3 driver's licence bearing Condition W.
When Condition W is entered in a driving record and on a driver's licence, its holder is not authorized to drive a heavy vehicleA road vehicle having a gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) of 4,500 kg or more, or a combination of road vehicles having a gross combination weight rating of 4,500 kg or more. The following vehicles are also considered to be heavy vehicles regardless of their GVWR: buses, minibuses, tow trucks, vehicles transporting dangerous substances requiring the display of safety marks. in the United States for medical reasons.
Condition W may be entered on your driver's licence if:
What happens if you are pulled over by a peace officer in the United States?
If Condition W appears on your driver's licence, you face penalties based on the laws in effect in the United States.
Right to drive in Canada with Conditon W on the driver's licence
You can still drive anywhere in Canada, provided you comply with the requirements associated with your licence.
Any illness or functional impairment must be reported to us within 30 days of the change in your state of health.