Articles matching "motor prosecutions"
From 1 October 2014, paper tax discs will cease to exist. Vehicles in England and Wales will no longer be required to display a tax disc on their windscreen as the DVLA introduces an electronic system…Read more
Section 139 of LASPO introduced amendments to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 by reducing the rehabilitation periods for certain offences. The amendments which had not previously been…Read more
The Department of Transport has now confirmed that in early 2014 the Sentencing Council will undertake a review of the sentencing guidelines for the offences of Causing Death by Careless Driving and…Read more
From July, where an individual is seen driving in a careless or inconsiderate manner, they can be stopped by the police and issued with an FPN. In addition to carrying the endorsement of three penalty…Read more
As part of the Government’s changes to the (FPN) regime (1.5 above), from July, drivers caught using their mobile phones whilst driving will face higher on-the-spot fines. Drivers who accept an FPN…Read more