Queenstown, MD asked in Car Accidents for Maryland

Q: Can you receive a PBJ and no points if charged with unsafe lane change that results in an accident? I was driving a CMV

Video shows me doing my due diligence to ensure there wasn’t a vehicle in my blind spot . I have a CDL

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Scott Scherr
Scott Scherr
  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Towson, MD
  • Licensed in Maryland

A: You can receive probation before judgment for a moving violation in Maryland. You need to request a trial within 30 days of the hearing and go to court. However, for CDL purposes, a PBJ can still affect your CDL since under federal law, PBJ's are the same as a conviction.

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