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What else you might like to know about Careless / Dangerous Driving

If you have been involved in a motoring incident and require legal representation, it is important to consult an experienced legal service provider you can trust. Here is some basic advice and guidance to inform your choice of legal expert.

What is classed as careless driving?

Careless driving is driving which falls below the standard expected of a careful driver. Examples could be driving through a red light due to a lack of concentration or losing control of a vehicle due to not paying enough attention to the road.

What is classed as dangerous driving?

Dangerous driving is driving which falls far below the standard expected of a careful driver and usually happens where someone is intentionally driving dangerously. Examples could be driving aggressively, overtaking dangerously or using a mobile phone.

What are the penalties for careless and dangerous driving?

The penalties for careless driving are usually a fine and penalty points. For dangerous driving, this could be a fine, imprisonment and a driving ban depending on the seriousness of the offence. The penalties can have a serious impact on your life and it is important to take advice from a legal service provider so that they can make the strongest possible argument on your behalf.

How can I find the best legal service provider?

It is important to choose a legal service provider with experience in handling driving offence cases. You may require face-to-face meetings with your legal expert, making location a serious consideration. Client reviews, cost and the size of a firm may also influence your decision.


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