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Can I work as a breakdown patrol with T1?

Discussion in 'Jobs and Employment' started by LearningtoFly1977, Oct 27, 2018.

  1. LearningtoFly1977

    LearningtoFly1977 · Newbie

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    Hello,

    Will the major breakdown services in the UK employ a T1 as a roadside patrol? I've got a 3 year licence, have good control and don't feel disabled. But will they be scared by me being T1 as a driver and lone worker/shift worker?
     
  2. Juicyj

    Juicyj Type 1 · Moderator
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    Hello and welcome @LearningtoFly1977 I don't see any reason why you can't be considered, they shouldn't discriminate against you for it either, I'd go for it if that's what you would love to do.
     
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  3. LearningtoFly1977

    LearningtoFly1977 · Newbie

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    thanks for the welcome Juicyj! I'm just not sure if diabetes will be seen as something that could stop me from carrying out the job. Obviously I think I can do it, but will my employer?
    If anyone has any experience of working as a patrolman/woman I'd love to hear it.
     
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