If you are charged with careless driving ticket in Mississauga, Brampton or Toronto you will need Traffic Law Paralegal Services to help you. We have experience fighting careless charges in Mississauga, Brampton and Toronto courts and confident we can help you. Conviction for careless driving can be devastating and will most certainly affect your insurance premiums. Do not risk being wrongfully convicted and let us fight your charge.
Driving without due care and attention is one of the most serious traffic violations under Highway Traffic Act of Ontario. Penalties for this violation include a significant fine, six demerit points, a serious conviction on your driving record. In more serious cases, where careless driving charge is pursued by way of a summons, penalty may include licence suspension and jail term.
Many of our clients rely on their licence to earn a living. Protect your driving privileges and do not let one mistake ruin your record. We can help defend your careless driving tickets in Mississauga, Brampton and Toronto courts.
Fighting careless driving charges is a difficult but also an exciting task. You will need an experienced representative to achieve appropriate disposition. This charge is classified as a strict liability offence allowing a defence of due diligence. In many situations careless driving tickets are used as a default violation by police officers allowing us to explore case weaknesses to beat the allegations. Novice drivers (G1 and G2) facing even more penalties. Effective August 2010, novice or hybrid drivers (drivers that hold a novice licence and full licence, e.g., G/M2) are subject to Novice Driver Escalating Sanctions. If novice driver is convicted of a single offence that carries 4 or more demerit points their driving license is automatically suspended for 30 days by the Ministry of Transportation. Do not take careless driving ticket lightly and contact us for a free evaluation of your charge.
Recently Government introduced number of changes affecting careless driving tickets and its defence. Careless driving causing bodily harm is one of the changes that were introduced by the government.
130. Every person is guilty of the offence of driving carelessly who drives a vehicle or street car on a highway without due care and attention or without reasonable consideration for other persons using the highway and on conviction is liable to a fine of not less than $400 and not more than $2,000 or to imprisonment for a term of not more than six months, or to both, and in addition his or her licence or permit may be suspended for a period of not more than two years.
Careless driving causing bodily harm or death is the most serious type of careless driving. On conviction this allegation carries a penalty of not less than $2,000 and not more than $50,000 or to imprisonment for a term of not more than two years, or to both, and in addition his or her driver’s licence or permit may be suspended for a period of not more than five years.
Sometimes accident alone may not be sufficient to support this charge. Prosecution has to present evidence of driving without due care, attention or reasonable consideration to others. Often it is found that evidence is lacking significantly resulting in Traffic Law Paralegal Services beating your ticket.
If you got charged with careless driving ticket contact us for FREE EVALUATION and let Traffic Law Paralegal Services fight for you. Fight careless driving in Mississauga today!(905)206-9080
Traffic Law Paralegal Services has been defending traffic tickets in Ontario for almost two decades. At Traffic Law you will receive experienced and competent representation fighting traffic and criminal charges (summary offences). Most common allegations include careless driving tickets, stunt driving, no insurance and more.
Serhiy Senatorov is an owner of Traffic Law paralegal services and is a former vice-president of Licensed Paralegals Association (Ontario), former vice-president of the Ontario Paralegals Association and is a regular speaker on continuing professional development for paralegals, lawyers and Justices. Serhiy Senatorov has been providing reliable defense for almost two decades and confident to help you.