Traffic

Blue truck with a white trailer driving on the road
CDL Violations
Mitch Furman

Everything You Need To Know About Overweight Tickets

Under Illinois law 625 ILCS 5/15-112, “Any police officer having reason to believe that the weight of a vehicle and load is unlawful shall require the driver to stop and submit to a weighing.” An officer can use a portable or stationary scale, but if that’s not available, they can require the driver to go to the nearest available scale.

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red semi truck driving at dusk, near a tree
CDL Violations
Mitch Furman

Consequences of CDL Traffic Ticket in Illinois

If you find yourself facing the consequences of a CDL ticket in Illinois, enlisting the services of a Premier Chicago CDL ticket lawyer becomes imperative. Navigating through the complexities of Illinois traffic laws and regulations can be overwhelming. Especially, when your livelihood as a truck driver is at stake. A skilled trucking ticket attorney, Mitch Furman, possesses an intricate understanding of both state and federal transportation regulations, ensuring that he is well-equipped to handle your case with utmost professionalism and expertise. From speeding violations to overweight infractions or even more severe offenses such as DUIs, our comprehensive knowledge allows us to strategize effective defense strategies, tailored specifically to your unique circumstances. By partnering with a seasoned advocate who specializes in handling CDL tickets, you gain peace of mind knowing that every legal avenue will be explored diligently on your behalf – ultimately aiming for minimized penalties or even dismissal of charges altogether.

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