One of the inevitable truths about driving in California is that “cars break down.” If you are like most of us with terrible luck, your car will probably break down in the most inconvenient location possible. When this happens, we often turn to the tow truck driver. These professional drivers typically work for towing companies, service stations, or auto salvage businesses. Tow truck drivers operate specially designed and equipped vehicles to remove other disabled and abandoned vehicles from the roadway in a quick and efficient manner
Tow truck drivers are expected to arrive promptly despite weather or traffic conditions and, in some instances, deal with drivers who are less than happy. If you are a tow truck driver, you know that a disabled motorist or a person recovering from an auto accident is not in the best frame of mind. It can make your job difficult. Nonetheless, we need these professional drivers on the road to help us. These professional drivers need their license to do their job.
Losing Your License and the Need for Tow Truck Drivers DMV Defense
In most instances, the State of California will require that a tow truck driver possess a valid Class “A” or Class “B” Commercial Driver License (CDL). Additionally, the California Vehicle Code mandates that all tow truck drivers possess a valid Tow Truck Driver Certificate. Because tow truck drivers are considered professional drivers, they are held to the same high standard as any other driver holding a Commercial Driver License or Special Certificate. As such, the DMV possesses a wide range of opportunities to refuse, suspend, or revoke the Tow Truck Driver’s license or Special Certificate.
Start Protecting your Special Certificate or License with Tow Truck Drivers DMV Defense
There are numerous means by which the DMV can move to refuse, suspend, or revoke a license. If you receive notice from the Department of Motor Vehicles that they intend to refuse, suspend or revoke your license, you must act quickly. To protect your privilege, contact must be made with the Office of Driver Safety (DSO) within the first 10 days following the notice of suspension. Failure to contact the DMV within that time period forfeits your right to a hearing and the suspension or revocation is automatic. You are entitled to fight for yourself and you cannot make the suspension/revocation any worse by doing so. All you can do is make the situation better.
How Can We Help A Tow Truck Driver?
Our professional team has been assisting tow truck drivers in California for decades. We understand exactly what it takes to represent you and fight for your ability to continue to hold your license as well as continue to earn and provide for yourself and family. Our team has the resources as well as the experience to ensure that all aspects of your DMV defense are covered and that you are provided the best possible chance to maintain your driving privilege. Detailed research of every client’s specific situation and factors contributing to the activity in question are analyzed and a formal plan is created to provide the best possible DMV defense. DO NOT trust your case with a less experienced team as it may result in the Loss of Your Driving Privilege.
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