DUI Employment

Can My Job Fire Me for a First Offense DUI or DWI?

What Circumstances Surround being Fired for a DUI or DWI? When an individual is arrested for a Driving Under the Influence (DUI) or Driving While Intoxicated (DWI) charge, there are many negative consequences that they face. First, the individual should be concerned about the penalties, fines, and possible jail time. Additionally, many of these individuals … Read more

I Just Got a DUI and Need My License for Work to Keep My Job. What Can I Do?

Updated: January 1, 2019 How to Get a Restricted License to Drive to Work After a DUI or DWI Depending upon your state, you may actually be able to keep your license, as not all states have a mandatory license suspension on the first DUI offense. If, however, your state does automatically suspend or revoke … Read more

What Kind of Jobs Can I Still Get with a DUI on My Record or Found in My Background Check?

Being convicted of a DUI is not only emotionally difficult, but can also be damaging to your finances and professional life. While some employers will shake it off, others will consider it a serious lack of judgment on your part and depending upon your existing job, may even result in outright termination. If you have … Read more

How Can a DUI Affect Me in an Employment Background Check?

It is no secret that any type of criminal arrest, charge, or conviction can greatly alter an individual’s working life. A conviction of Driving Under the Influence (DUI), or Driving While Intoxicated (DWI), can have a severe negative impact on the offender’s career. Additionally, individuals who are charged with impaired driving but not convicted can … Read more

Will a DUI Prevent Me From Getting a Job?

Some of the millions of Americans looking for jobs are hiding that they have been convicted of driving under the influence of alcohol. A DUI conviction remains in the driving record for several years and affects everything from insurance premiums to employment. Even individuals convicted of misdemeanor rather than felony DUI may have trouble finding … Read more