Category: Careless Driving

Dangerous Driving and Tyres

March 15, 2021
Tayside Police in Scotland arrested a man charge after police caught him putting himself and others at “huge risk” with […]

Taking a Road trip with your Pets

February 01, 2019
My local veterinary practice published an interesting poster on their social media account showing facts to do with what the laws are on having pets in the car.

Death by Dangerous Driving

January 29, 2019
Until 1977, the ‘driving offences’ were concerned with three types of bad driving – reckless, dangerous and careless – though reckless and dangerous driving were both penalised in the same way through one offence.

Dangerous Driving

December 07, 2018
Receiving a dangerous driving charge is the most serious motoring offence that can be committed without causing death or injury. The offence of dangerous driving is under section 2 of the Road Traffic Act 1988.

Careless Driving

July 30, 2018
Section 3 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 states that careless and inconsiderate driving is illegal. If a person drives a mechanically propelled vehicle on a road or other public place without due care and attention, or without reasonable consideration for other persons using the road or public place, he or she is guilty of an offence.