California DMV License Suspension for Anxiety

Why Does the California DMV Suspend a Driver License for Anxiety?  The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is the government agency empowered by the California State Legislature to oversee the issuance of driver licenses in the State of California.  The DMV is tasked with testing and vetting all people [...]

California Driver License Suspension for Parkinson’s Disease

Why does the California DMV suspend a driver license for Parkinson’s disease?  Once a person is licensed to drive motor vehicles in the State of California, they forever remain under the watchful eye of the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV).  One of the DMV’s primary functions is to ensure [...]

California DMV License Suspension for Mental Health Disorder

What does the California DMV identify as a Mental Health Disorder? The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is tasked with the responsibility of ensuring that all drivers in the state maintain an adequate level of skill and knowledge in order to safely operate a motor vehicle.  Additionally, the DMV [...]

By | 2017-05-07T05:03:44+00:00 September 28th, 2016|Driver Medical Evaluation, Mental Re-Examination, Re-Examiniation Hearings|Comments Off on California DMV License Suspension for Mental Health Disorder

DMV Victory at Hearing for Sleep Apnea at the Orange Driver Safety Office

Case History: California Drivers Advocates was engaged to defend a client whose driver license had been revoked by the California Department of Motor Vehicles because they suspected he had suffered a Lapse of Consciousness related to Sleep Apnea.  The DMV took an immediate revocation action against his driving privilege after [...]

By | 2017-05-07T05:03:44+00:00 August 31st, 2016|Commercial Drivers, Driver Medical Evaluation, Lapse of Consciousness, License Suspension & Revocation, Recent Victories|Comments Off on DMV Victory at Hearing for Sleep Apnea at the Orange Driver Safety Office

DMV Victory at a Lapse of Consciousness Hearing at the San Diego DSO

Case History: California Drivers Advocates was engaged to defend a client whose driver license had been summarily revoke by the California Department of Motor Vehicles.  The DMV took an immediate revocation action after they received a Confidential Morbidity Report from an emergency room physician reporting that our client had suffered [...]

By | 2017-05-07T05:03:44+00:00 August 2nd, 2016|Driver Medical Evaluation, Lapse of Consciousness, Recent Victories|Comments Off on DMV Victory at a Lapse of Consciousness Hearing at the San Diego DSO

Victory at DMV Hearing for Dementia at the San Diego Driver Safety Office

Case History: California Drivers Advocates was engaged to assist our client in fighting to restore his driving privilege because the DMV suspected he suffers with dementia.  In March of 2016, our 86 year old client went to his primary care physician to inquire about the effects of old age on [...]

By | 2017-05-07T05:03:51+00:00 March 15th, 2016|Driver Medical Evaluation, Recent Victories|Comments Off on Victory at DMV Hearing for Dementia at the San Diego Driver Safety Office

Lapse of Consciousness – Notice of Reexamination

Did You Receive a Notice of Re-Examination for a Lapse of Consciousness? If you have received a “Notice of Re-Examination” from the California Department of Motor Vehicles, suggesting that you have suffered a “Lapse of Consciousness” you have just been told that the DMV is suspending or revoking your driver [...]