Transporting hazardous materials is a complicated business. The Hazmat laws in Columbus, Ohio don’t make it any easier. With constantly changing traffic patterns, many Hazmat drivers can accidentally find themselves in restricted areas. Not to mention that since 2011 enforcement and citations have drastically increased.
What are the Penalties for Hazmat Violations?
In Columbus, Ohio a Hazmat violation is a first degree misdemeanor. The maximum penalties for Hazmat violations include up 180 days in jail and a $1000 fine.
How We Help
As a CDL driver, driving is your life and a Hazmat violation can put your livelihood at stake. Yemc Law Offices will help you understand your charge and help ensure the best possible outcome. We asses all the options and work towards minimizing the fine, avoiding jail time and keeping your traffic record clean.
We also represent you in court so you don’t have to come back to Columbus, Ohio or lose out on valuable driving time.
Experience Where it Counts
For over 20 years Yemc Law Offices has represented CDL drivers with Hazmat violations. We know the ins and outs of the Franklin County Municipal Court system and have established contacts within the system that help us get the best results and expedite your case.
Contact Us Today
Yemc Law Offices offers its clients free case evaluations. Don’t let a Hazmat violation in Columbus, Ohio impact your livelihood. Contact us today and we’ll review your case with you.