California Commercial Driver Laws are More Punitive in Many Ways

California Commercial Driver Laws are More Punitive in Many Ways Many people choose a career as a commercial driver with a CDL (Commercial Driver’s License) to make a good living in a high demand occupation with the opportunity to travel throughout the country. To protect one’s ability to continue to  →

How Many Points Is An Impeding Traffic Ticket

How Many Points Is An Impeding Traffic Ticket Most drivers would like to believe they drive responsibly; amazed when they’re stopped by a law enforcement officer. You offer up every explanation for the mishap including you’re late for soccer practice or you’re running late for work. Unfortunate, the  →

What To Do If You Get a Photo Citation

What To Do If You Get a Photo Citation Unfortunately, it’s been a busy day at the office and you’re running late for your child’s soccer practice. Your full of anxiety because you thrive on being on time and you went through a yellow caution light to get to  →

What Is Valid Proof Of Correction For An Insurance Violation

What Is Valid Proof Of Correction For An Insurance Violation Having no proof of insurance can be very costly, especially if you get stopped by the police and are issued a ticket. In some cases, being cited for an insurance violation can carry fines up to $870. However, if you  →

Which Cars Are More Likely To Be Noticed And Pulled Over

Which Cars Are More Likely To Be Noticed And Pulled Over It has been a long-held belief that people who drive flashy red sports cars are far more likely to get pulled over and ticketed than, say, a person driving a white sedan. While this may not necessarily be true, statistics  →

Anticipating Road Hazards To Avoid Unnecessary Traffic Tickets

Anticipating Road Hazards To Avoid Unnecessary Traffic Tickets Getting a traffic ticket is something most people are desperate to avoid. The only problem is that many people tend to drive in a way that actually increases their chances of being ticketed instead of adopting defensive driving tactics designed  →

8 Steps To Correctly Handling Yourself After Being In A Wreck

8 Steps To Correctly Handling Yourself After Being In A Wreck Car accidents can and do occur anywhere at any time. For this reason, it is important that drivers are aware of their responsibilities following an accident. Knowing exactly what you should and shouldn’t do following an accident can help to  →

Costly Mistakes that Can Lead to Citation Dismissals

Costly Mistakes that Can Lead to Citation Dismissals Getting pulled over and issued a traffic citation is never an enjoyable experience. If you’re like most people, the last thing you’ll want to do is have to pay a huge fine simply because you made a minor mistake. For  →

VC 21806 (A)(1) – Failure to Yield to Right for Emergency Vehicle

VC 21806 (A)(1) – Failure to Yield to Right for Emergency Vehicle California Vehicle Code 21806 (A)(1) states that all vehicles must yield to emergency vehicles. In order to do so, drivers must pull over to the right-hand side or curb, to allow approaching emergency vehicles passage. Police officers often follow closely  →

California Commercial Driving Tickets – Check the Code!

California Commercial Driving Tickets – Check the Code! If you drive a vehicle requiring a commercial driver’s license (CDL) in the State of California, it might be wise to brush up on the state vehicle codes. Many California vehicle code provisions hold commercial drivers to a higher standard  →