Your arrest for DUI extends beyond the jail cell or courtroom. It can affect your workers compensation claim. A DUI can also make it difficult to find a job in the career field in which you are interested.
You may be required to report your DUI arrest to a professional licensing bureau. These boards license nurses, lawyers and plumbers, among other professions. Failing to report your arrest to the licensing agency of your state puts you at risk of losing your license, meaning you cannot work. This may hinder the smooth process of a workers comp claim and may require the assistance of a DUI defense professional. Not to mention your credibility, which will probably be in shams after a … Read More