DMV Victory at a Lapse of Consciousness Hearing caused by Diabetes

Case History: California Drivers Advocates was engaged to defend a client whose driver license had been summarily suspended by the California Department of Motor Vehicles.  The DMV took an immediate suspension action against our client’s driving privilege after they received a referral from a Law Enforcement Officer reporting that he [...]

By | 2017-06-06T18:08:31+00:00 May 5th, 2017|Re-Examiniation Hearings, Recent Victories|Comments Off on DMV Victory at a Lapse of Consciousness Hearing caused by Diabetes

DMV Victory at a Medical Hearing for a Cardiovascular Disorder at Covina DSO

Case History: California Drivers Advocates was engaged to assist a client whose driver license had been summarily suspended after the DMV received a medical report from a physician that a cardiovascular disorder made it unsafe for him to drive. Our 43 year old client had enjoyed reasonably good health for [...]

By | 2017-05-07T05:03:42+00:00 March 17th, 2017|Re-Examiniation Hearings, Recent Victories, Winning DMV Hearings|Comments Off on DMV Victory at a Medical Hearing for a Cardiovascular Disorder at Covina DSO

Lapse of Consciousness Hearing at Orange DSO – DMV Victory

Case History: California Drivers Advocates (CDA) was hired to represent a client whose driver license had been immediately suspended by the California Department of Motor Vehicles after receiving a Confidential Morbidity Report from a physician reporting that his patient had suffered an “involuntary loss of motor control.” The doctor’s one-page [...]

By | 2017-05-07T05:03:42+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Lapse of Consciousness, Re-Examiniation Hearings, Recent Victories|Comments Off on Lapse of Consciousness Hearing at Orange DSO – DMV Victory

California DMV use of Medical Probation

Why does the California DMV place drivers on Medical Probation?    All Californians recognize the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) as the government agency responsible for issuing driver licenses and registering vehicles.  Few people realize however the DMV has been granted sweeping power by the California Legislature to continuously monitor the [...]

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 DMV Suspension for Medical Conditions

Why does the DMV suspend a driver license for medical conditions?   The California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is the government agency tasked with ensuring that all licensed drivers possess the skill and knowledge to drive.  Once the DMV grants a person the privilege to drive, however, the department then [...]

By | 2017-05-07T05:03:43+00:00 November 16th, 2016|Mental Re-Examination, Re-Examiniation Hearings|0 Comments

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 [...]

Why does the California DMV Suspend a Driver License for Syncope

Why is the California DMV concerned about Syncope? Simply stated, Syncope is the medical term used to define an episode of fainting.  Syncope is a sudden loss of consciousness that is often the result of a temporary loss of oxygen to the brain.  Syncope is usually a brief and temporary [...]

Driver License Suspension for Alzheimer’s Disease

Why does the California DMV suspend a driver license for Alzheimer’ disease?We all recognize the California Department of Motor Vehicles as the government agency empowered to issue the California Driver License to qualified drivers.  What few people realize, however, is just how much power the DMV has to suspend or [...]