Traffic Law : Law & Legal & Attorney
Illinois drivers cannot drive without restrictions before turning 18.driving 4 image by Andrzej Borowicz from Fotolia.comIllinois calls its licensing procedure for first-time drivers the Graduated Driver Licensing program. The state has numerous restrictions in place for drivers who are...
It has been revealed this year how County Hall paid out an astonishing 500,000 GBP in compensation for damage, road traffic accidents and injuries caused by potholes over the last five years. The Integrated Transport Block, which funds projects costing less that 5 million pounds such as road safety
One of the most common grounds for contesting a parking ticket is the issue of who owned the contravening vehicle at the time of the infringement. Car sales and re-sales are an integral part of motoring Britain, with the rate of transactions often far outstripping that of their formal documentation
Missouri's cell-phone law targets use of a phone by young drivers.teenage girl on cell phone image by Michael Drager from Fotolia.comThe use of cell phones by drivers has become an issue of increasing concern in many states. Missouri, like many states, has enacted a law concerning the use...
Operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or other drugs is considered a major crime punishable by fines and jail time, among other measures. Exact impaired driving laws vary across states and are sometimes given different terms, but the punishments for driving while intoxicated are d
Getting a speeding ticket is never a fun experience. Many people do not know how to respond to a ticket, even though the process is simple. While every state has differing laws about how long you have to respond to a ticket and what your options are, the general procedure is the same. Always respond
A trailer is convenient for hauling dirt, construction materials and even automobiles.Juergen Bosse/Photodisc/Getty ImagesUtility trailers are used to pull everything from household furniture and vehicles to small freight and animal stock. Laws and requirements regarding the use of...
Georgia law implements federal safety standards for motorcycle helmets.moto 5 image by thierry planche from Fotolia.comThe National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) reported in 2006 that 4,810 motorcycle fatalities occurred in the United States. The NTSB recommends the use of a helmet...
When a car is declared a total loss by an insurance company (usually due to an accident), a salvage title will be issued for the car. Once a salvage title is issued, the car can no longer be insured or driven on public roads. If the car is repaired to roadworthy condition, a reconditioned title (kno
Unfortunately if you are a driver in Toronto traffic tickets are everyday parts of life for most of us. Everyone knows that uneasy feeling that comes with knowing you have done something wrong and gotten caught for it, but sometimes it's not your fault and instead you get that feeling of anger
It's much harder to find someone who hasn't ever received a speeding ticket than to find someone who has. Don't fret if you find yourself with one, because there generally are ways of getting your ticket amended. The first decision you need to make is whether you are going to hire an attorney or rep
A letter of good conduct can go a long way in beefing up your credibility with an agency or company. This can help an employer see past a criminal history or help an agency consider you suitable for a responsibility such as adoption. You can request a letter of good conduct with ease; however, you s
Most of us have gotten at least one speeding ticket or moving violation of some kind in our lives, and if you are like me you hate the thought of having to fork over $200, $250, or even $300 or more for one little violation. Especially if you believe you weren't guilty of doing it! Here are som
A road traffic accident is an accident involving one or more vehicles on a public roadway. Although the most common type of vehicle involved in this kind of accident are cars and other motor vehicles, bicycles, animal powered vehicles, and pedestrians might also be involved. Injuries resulting from
sleeping beauty image by anna karwowska from Fotolia.comTexas requires that all children ages seven and under, and up to 57 inches tall be placed in a restraint appropriate to their size. Child seat belt laws are mandated at the state level for your child's safety. The maximum fine for...
Florida residents who wish to operate a scooter should be aware of Florida scooter laws. In addition to obtaining the proper license, scooter drivers in Florida should also follow the rules of the road, which apply to all vehicles.