Traffic Ticket Attorney

Careless Driving v. Reckless Driving

Careless driving and reckless driving citations are often confused.  However, there are some important distinctions.  While both citations indicate that a motor vehicle is being operated in an irresponsible fashion, the potential penalties are very different.In Florida, careless driving is defined as failing to drive a motor vehicle in a careful and prudent manner. There […]

Can you Get Out of a Careless Driving Ticket?

careless driving ticket

Careless driving tickets are often issued after an accident when the police officer, who generally arrives after the accident has already occurred, issues a ticket based upon what he or she has been told. Careless driving tickets are issued pursuant to Section 316.1925, Florida Statutes, which defines careless driving as follows:  “Any person operating a vehicle upon the […]