I applied for a handicap placard, and my Massachusetts license was suspended. Why?

Often, this happens because the Medical Evaluation Form was completed incorrectly by the physician.

Often, this happens because the Medical Evaluation Form was completed incorrectly by the physician.  There are 2 questions that can be misunderstood by doctors. 

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If your doctor selects yes to question number 3, this may cause your license to be medically suspended.

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If your doctor selects any of the bottom 3 check boxes on question number 6, it may cause your license to be medically suspended.

If this happens, you will receive a letter from the RMV requiring you to surrender your driver's license by a certain date. If you do not surrender your license by that date, your license will be automatically suspended. If you surrender by the due date, it is easier to have your license reinstated. If you do not surrender your license by the due date, reinstatement is much more complicated.