The departments on changes to the rules of medical examination for drivers close on key issues, work on the new procedure for obtaining medical references is planned to be completed this year, reported RIA Novosti Deputy Minister of health of Russia Oleg Salagay.
Earlier it was reported that the Ministry of health prepared a project of changes in rules of medical examination for drivers. According to the document, to be tested for the diagnosis of alcohol use for the driver when getting a certificate will need only if the psychiatrist identifies symptoms of the disease. The old order of information is maintained until 2021.
Epidemic measures in Russia, adopted to prevent the spread of coronavirus, was effective and its effectiveness remain, said Deputy Minister of health Oleg Salagay.
"We see that in our country this kind of epidemic measures were indeed effective and that effectiveness keep," said Salagay on the forum "Territory meanings."