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redarmy990 Oct 3rd 2012 4:11 pm

driving license and what could happen
 
hi everyone.

ive been here since end of june and not got round to doing my driving exam yet

if i still drive what will, could happen if i got pulled over,

thanks
dean h

kimilseung Oct 3rd 2012 4:14 pm

Re: driving license and what could happen
 
If you are not eligible to drive, what the police will do
might be the least of your worries, as you will not be insured.

fatbrit Oct 3rd 2012 4:15 pm

Re: driving license and what could happen
 

Originally Posted by redarmy990 (Post 10311644)
hi everyone.

ive been here since end of june and not got round to doing my driving exam yet

if i still drive what will, could happen if i got pulled over,

thanks
dean h

Just go and do it and stop procrastinating.

Bink Oct 3rd 2012 4:22 pm

Re: driving license and what could happen
 

Originally Posted by fatbrit (Post 10311654)
Just go and do it and stop procrastinating.

Yep! Get on it. No excuses!
The consequences could be severe, escpecially if you were to have an accident.

Orangepants Oct 3rd 2012 4:51 pm

Re: driving license and what could happen
 

Originally Posted by redarmy990 (Post 10311644)
hi everyone.

ive been here since end of june and not got round to doing my driving exam yet

if i still drive what will, could happen if i got pulled over,

thanks
dean h

My OH was stopped the other day for speeding, he has a licence but he cant be arsed to renew it (lazy b****d) so he got a speeding ticket and a warning for not having the licence and up to date registration on him.. I was suprised that he didn't have to present his licence and reg at the police station within a few days but apparently not.. He didn't inform the officer the licence was out of date...
He didn't believe me when I said not having a current licence invalidated his insurance til I got our Liberty Mutual guy on the phone who informed him of the consequences..
Get the licence :D

lansbury Oct 3rd 2012 4:53 pm

Re: driving license and what could happen
 

Originally Posted by redarmy990 (Post 10311644)

if i still drive what will, could happen if i got pulled over,

thanks
dean h

You refer them to the 1949 Geneva Convention on driving licenses, to which the US is a signatory.

What then follows will be very interesting. :unsure:

md95065 Oct 3rd 2012 7:40 pm

Re: driving license and what could happen
 

Originally Posted by lansbury (Post 10311696)
You refer them to the 1949 Geneva Convention on driving licenses, to which the US is a signatory.

:eek::hysterical::popcorn:

redarmy990 Oct 3rd 2012 8:02 pm

Re: driving license and what could happen
 
hi all thanks. just been so bisy with wedding ceremonys and the like.

going to book it asap

Bob Oct 3rd 2012 9:48 pm

Re: driving license and what could happen
 
If you get pulled over, anything from getting a warning all the way out from having the car impounded and you getting done for driving without a valid license and driving without valid insurance.

Usually somewhere in between....but the worse case does happen, well in Boston and paying to get the car towed from the Pike ain't cheap on top of the fines.


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