Disobeying the speed limit is not a rare crime. The truth is, many Georgia drivers do it every day for a multitude of reasons--some perhaps justifiable, and many others not. Regardless, for lead-footed motorists, when an officer pulls them over, they can usually expect a costly ticket. This can bring negative consequences to an individual's insurance rates, and for commercial drivers, possibly detrimental effects to their career.
Your career is in your hands when you're holding the steering wheel. Anyone with a commercial driver's license knows that you're never truly off the clock. What you do on your own time in your own vehicle will reflect on your career--and potentially damage it.