Monthly Archives: January 2017

Stunts and racing charges might slow your driving career

stunt racing

One of the more serious (and surprisingly common) driving charges seen at Bulwark Legal Services is for stunts or racing. Both of these fall under the same section of the Highway Traffic Act (HTA) and have severe consequences. The HTA reads: 172. (1) Racing, stunts, etc., prohibited No person shall drive a motor vehicle on a highway … Read More

So you think you can walk? Maybe not.

pedestrian law

Pedestrian law is a tricky subject. Everyone has heard the general rule of thumb that the pedestrian always has the right of way, the driver is always at fault.This is not always the case. In data released to the Toronto Star by the police, 2016 was the deadliest year for pedestrians in Toronto in at least … Read More

So you’ve got a ticket, now what? Part Two

traffic tickret

Knowing Your Options In a previous blog post we covered what kinds of traffic tickets you can receive. These include but are not limited to: Blue Form 3 Green Form 4 Pink Part 1 Summons Yellow  Part 3 Summons All of these are different kinds of tickets and each have options. It’s important to know … Read More