Effects of medication underestimated by motorists

With hayfever season well under way, motorists are being warned about the dangerous effects that medication can have on driving ability.

With one in five people in the UK suffering from the allergy, road safety organisation and breakdown cover firm GEM Motoring Assist has produced a free leaflet entitled 'Don't Motor on Meds' offering advice on driving while taking prescription drugs, as part of its ongoing campaign to raise awareness.