The law office of M. Daniel Bach is a full service law firm that focuses on different types of administrative hearings. When you turn our firm, we can provide you with lawyer representation to effectively handle DOT violations throughout the NYC area, including Long Island (Nassau & Suffolk County). For more information about how we can help, please contact us today. We will happily answer any questions or concerns you may have about your pending violation and hearing. The number for our office is 212-904-1900. When you call, we can provide you with a free consultation. During this call, you can provide us with all the necessary details. So please, if you need a lawyer in the New York City area to help with your DOT violations, do not hesitate to reach out!
What a DOT Violations Lawyer Handles
The U.S. Department of Transportation is responsible to maintain a transportation system in the United States that is safe, efficient and accessible. To make sure these safety measures are met, the DOT enforces regulations. These regulations apply to commercial motor vehicles, drivers and organizations, which they use to create a safe environment for all. An individual or company that fails to adhere to these rules can incur a DOT violation.
The DOT rules that govern the operation o vehicles covers a wide range of activity. These activities range from vehicle operation and maintenance to driver certification and behavior. Here are some of the most frequent DOT violations in the NYC area where you may need a lawyer to help with the case.
- Exceeding the allowable hours of service, which is the maximum number of hours a driver can operate the vehicle without a rest break.
- The driver is not in possession of required licensing or qualifications.
- Failure to test or follow up on testing of the driver for drug or alcohol use while on duty.
- Vehicle is not properly maintained.
- Failure of regular inspections.
- Unsafe transportation of hazardous materials.
- Lack of or defects in the required documentation.
You can turn to the law office of M. Daniel Bach for trusted representation regarding any of these issues. As a long-standing NYC lawyer, we have the ability to effectively handle all DOT violations that come our way. And you do not even have to appear at the hearing. You can simply send over your information and will will handle the rest!