Category: Other Offences

What are Mitigating Factors and Circumstances

What are Mitigating Factors and Circumstances?

June 10, 2022
When a defendant is in court, the defendant’s solicitor will give the normal plea in mitigation before the defendant is […]

What is a Section 172 Notice?

April 21, 2022
Section 172 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 states that a registered keeper of a vehicle must supply the identity […]
Section 172 Failing To Identify Driver

Driving Ban for Totting Up Points

December 13, 2021
A “totting up ban” is an automatic driving ban that happens when a driver accumulates twelve or more driving licence […]

Driving Laws Second Lockdown

November 18, 2020
In the second week of England’s second national lockdown, the Gov website have put forward some national restrictions for this lockdown. Here is a quick overview of the rules and how we can help if you are accused of breaking them whilst driving. Please note that these rules only apply to England.

Physical Assault

June 09, 2020
The crime of assault is a broad offence in UK law. There are many different degrees of assault which makes the offence of assault sometimes a complicated issue.

Coronavirus offences

March 27, 2020
As part of the emergency response to the coronavirus/COVID-19 outbreak in the United Kingdom, Parliament has granted the government drastic new powers to curtail the freedom and liberty of people within the UK.

The Driving Laws and Children’s Car Seats

February 18, 2020
In a recent study carried out by the RAC, it was found that more than a fifth (twenty-two per cent) of parents, guardians and grandparents who transport children by car admit to not using a child’s car seat all of the time

Brexit and Driving Laws

February 13, 2020
So, the 31st of January has come and gone, and the United Kingdom is now officially not a member of the European Union.

Smart Motorways

November 11, 2019
Since their creation in 2006, smart motorways have been a controversial topic. But, regardless of whether they are good or bad, smart motorways are here to stay.

Moving Traffic Offences

July 16, 2019
According to a RAC article, it was found that almost four thousand drivers a day are caught on camera in London breaking the law. These shocking figures show that drivers in London are frequently pictured committing what is known as “moving traffic” offences.