When deciding to work, the decision should be realistic based on the nature of seizure one has. A few occupations are barred basically to avoid accidents if epilepsy occurs like
- Aircraft pilot
- Driver – any vehicle/train
- Merchant seaman
- Armed services/fire brigade
- Working on heights/open fire/near water bodies to be avoided.
- With the increasing number of computer professionals – people with photosensive epilepsy should take precautions.