Do you have an oversized load? Every state has a maximum load limit that commercial trucks can carry. The Department of Transportation implements strict rules concerning weight limits for commercial drivers that haul loads. As a commercial driver you need to know the approximate weight of your load for each route. The California Highway Patrol is serious in enforcing maximum load limits and gives no mercy in issuing commercial overweight tickets if they find anything exceeding the guidelines. The maximum load rules are maintained for the safety of the commercial drivers, other drivers, and to keep the roads safe for driving from overweight loads that can cause damage.
Commercial Driver’s License
An overweight ticket may result in high fines and it may lead to the temporary suspension or permanent suspension of a commercial driver’s license. Overweight tickets leading to the suspension of your commercial driver’s license can jeopardize your job. You depend on your driving for your job, along with others who depend on you for their livelihood. Don’t let your overweight violation ruin you. You may have been given an overweight ticket in error. Let us protect you and your commercial driver’s license.
Log Book Violations
Every commercial driver in California is required by to keep a logbook that is updated with in the prior 24-hour period and who ever doesn’t abide by this law is in Logbook violation and given a high fine. When a commercial driver is pulled over by law enforcement officers he is automatically asked to show his commercial drivers license and logbook. If you have received a logbook ticket, don’t simply just pay the fine. Depending on your certain circumstances and driving record, this violation can cause your insurance premium rates to soar and receive points towards your commercial driver’s license, which can cause even further harm to your business. Call us for an in-depth consultation.