Commercial Driving License

CDL License Holders and DUI / OVI

CDL holders are the most at risk. If you have a commercial driver’s license, and even though you’re driving a private vehicle, the first time you’re charged with an OVIand convicted, there’s a one year disqualification of your CDL, which means you cannot drive a commercial vehicle for one year and that’s one year from...

Commercial Driving Licenses

Richard: Let’s talk about commercial drivers licenses, and how they can be by traffic citations and other driving offenses. A commercial driver’s license is called a CDL. What kinds of people have commercial drivers licenses? Dale: It’s a specific endorsement that you get from the bureau of motor vehicles, and it allows you to drive a commercial...

How A Driving Offense Effects A CDL Holder Vs Regular License Holder

Interviewer: So when you have a CDL are you, well, we’ll talk about driving offenses first of all. When a person with a regular drivers license speeds, blows a stop sign, or does any of these infractions. What happens to them versus a person with a CDL? Dale: The CDL holder has to worry about not only...

Penalties For A Person Who Has CDL

Interviewer:What happens once you have a CDL and your driving for a company, let’s say you’re a trucker. What happens if you get pulled over for speeding or a traffic infraction? Dale: First of all, they regulate. The state highway patrol is certainly tougher on truck drivers than they are just regular drivers. They’re going to...

What About People With Commercial Licenses or Students in School?

Interviewer: What about people with commercial license? How about students in college? Will their workplaces or schools find out? Are there different consequences? Dale: Well, a lot of employers require you to report if this happens. If you’re requiredby the employer’s policy to report a drunk driving charge, you really have little choice. Even if you are...

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