Monthly Archives: March 2017

Not so fast: what you need to know about Ontario’s speeding laws

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Speeding is one of the most common traffic charges that paralegals see. The fines around speeding tickets change based on a variety of circumstances and we’ll break that down for you in this blog. To begin with, when it comes to speeding, the HTA states:   Section 128: Rate of speed (1) No person shall … Read More

How to talk to police officers

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It has probably happened to you: getting a traffic ticket. It’s not fun. Getting pulled over by a police officer is a stressful situation on its own. It might be made worse for some by the events of that day, something didn’t go well, or maybe you’re just having a bad day. Sometimes there’s a … Read More

Everything you need to know about licence plates

Licence plates have been a source of frustration and controversy over the last little while, so we’re here to tell you everything you need to know about the condition and appearance your licence plate needs to be in. To begin, the HTA states: 7 (1)Permit requirements No person shall drive a motor vehicle on a … Read More

Why you SHOULD fight your traffic ticket

When can police pull over a vehicle

We’ve written a lot of different blogs about the kinds of traffic tickets you can receive, how you can get those tickets and how to fight them. But what’s really important to know is why you SHOULD fight that traffic ticket. There are a variety of reasons why fighting your traffic ticket is the best … Read More