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What is Vehicle Code?

by Melissa Crumish on

Vehicle code pertains to driving rules and regulations. Each state authors and governs its own vehicle code. In most situations, the code is accessible online, unabridged. This means the laws are written in full legal-speak, comprehensible to most, but laden with the type of language only lawyers and fans of LA Law can truly appreciate. […]

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Traffic Ticket and DUI Penalties for Commercial Drivers by Melissa Crumish on

As the holder of a commercial drivers license (CDL), you’re held to a higher standard when behind the wheel – kind of a the -bigger-the-vehicle-the-bigger-the-responsibilies type mindset. And, with this higher standard comes higher repercussions when traffic tickets and DUI convictions are involved. Traffic Violation Repercussions for Truckers The best advice is to avoid getting ticketed. […]

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Attending Traffic School for an Auto Insurance Discount by Nadia Ibanez on

For some drivers, auto insurance can get pricey. Factors like – Your driving record, Where you live, and The type of car you drive – can all make or break your monthly rate. When you’ve run out of ways to find discounts on your insurance package, consider taking traffic school. Some people know traffic school […]

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Types of Traffic Schools by Alicia Sparks on

Numerous types of traffic schools exist, and the exact type you attend will depend on: The reason you’re attending. The course method or format. Whether you need approval. Courts, the DMV, your insurance agency – these entities can give you more specific information about traffic schools for your purposes, but you can use the outline […]

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Attending Traffic School for a Traffic Ticket by Melissa Crumish on

Those darn traffic tickets, huh? Regardless of how unintentional, they punch your wallet and haunt your mind with regret. The more severe the violation, the more severe the penalty, which, in some cases, requires mandatory enrollment in traffic school (excessive speeding tickets usually fall into this category). Mandated Traffic School If the court and/or your […]

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Benefits of Traffic School by Melissa Crumish on

There’s a misnomer that traffic schools are adult versions of detention, reserved only for unprincipled drivers with a long history of traffic tickets, speeding tickets and DUI convictions. In fact, it’s quite the contrary. Traffic schools are open to all drivers, regardless of ability or record, affording an impressive list of  benefits: You’ll improve your […]

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Benefits of Taking Online Traffic School by Kathy Teel on

If you rack up too many speeding tickets or other traffic tickets, you may find yourself assigned to attend traffic school. In some cases, traffic school completion can reduce traffic ticket penalties and points on your driving record. The good news is you may be able to take court-mandated traffic courses online. Drivers whose schedules […]

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