Improper Passing Ticket in New York
New York state has developed hundreds of laws designed to keep motorists safe in numerous circumstances. While many of these laws are designed to direct the flow of traffic, some have been put in place to prevent accidents. If you have received a citation for improper passing, it is wise to seek the counsel of an experienced New York traffic ticket lawyer.
If you have received an improper passing ticket in New York, we encourage you to act quickly to limit your exposure to serious consequences. Schedule a free consultation at our firm today.
Passing In A No-Passing Zone
There are numerous ways to pass improperly, including:
- Passing on the right
- Passing on a blind corner
- Passing on the shoulder
- Passing in a marked no-passing zone
- Passing when weather conditions prevent adequate visibility
Improper passing is a 3-point violation. In New York, the accumulation of 11 points in a period of 18 months can lead to a revocation or suspension of your driving privileges. In some situations, your attorney can negotiate a reduction of the offense to a nonmoving violation to limit your exposure to serious consequences. Schedule a free consultation to discuss your specific matter and your driving history in greater detail.
Contact The Firm
If you have further questions regarding improper passing violations, do not hesitate to contact a skilled New York traffic ticket attorney. Our office can be reached by calling 800-464-8269 or by completing our online contact form. We offer free initial consultations and accept credit cards as payment for services.