Category Archives: Traffic Tickets

Why you need a Paralegal to fight your Traffic Ticket

Traffic tickets can affect your driving record and lead to serious consequences when it comes to your licence and insurance costs. For these reasons, it is important to hire a paralegal that can guide you through the legal process and inform you of your options and what you should do. A licensed paralegal will help … Read More

What to do After Getting a Traffic Ticket

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Getting a traffic ticket is very common and most people have received one, once or twice on the road. Traffic fines can be costly and can even lead to a suspended license, demerit points or worse, jail time. That’s why it’s important to act on the ticket you receive right away. If you choose not … Read More

How Do I Fight a Speeding Ticket in Ontario?

There are thousands of traffic tickets issued every year across Ontario for speeding. Many people don’t attempt to fight them in court. Part of the reason is unawareness about legal rights, and for others because it can seem like a daunting, time-consuming task without full assurance of success. The ticket holder accepts it with no … Read More

Changes to Ontario Careless Driving Laws and Penalties

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What is Careless Driving? The Ontario Highway Traffic Act defines careless driving as operating any vehicle on the highway without paying due care and attention or reasonably considering other individuals around them. The first thought that comes to mind when someone brings up careless or distracted driving is an individual using their mobile device while … Read More

The Cost of Ignoring a Traffic Ticket

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Are You Aware of the Cost of Ignoring a Traffic Ticket? Speeding on an open road with no visible traffic around can seem like fun, especially on a warm, sunny day; but watch out! You could pay dearly for it! You could hurt yourself or someone else. If you are lucky, you could escape an … Read More

Driving with Ontario’s Farmers

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As warm weather (finally!) returns, Southern Ontario residents are going to see significantly more tractors moving on the road during the planting season. Here are some tips from Bulwark Legal Services to help drivers share the road with Ontario’s farmers. All farming implements, combines, tractors and other agricultural vehicles in Ontario are required to have … Read More

Tips to Avoid Common Traffic Tickets

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There aren’t many drivers out there that haven’t been issued a common traffic ticket for one reason or another. There are speeding tickets, moving violations for running a stop sign or stoplight, failure to use a turn signal and more. If you want to avoid receiving a traffic ticket in the future, here are some … Read More

Most Common Mistakes People Make After Getting a Traffic Ticket

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Traffic tickets are expensive, and no one likes getting one. Maybe you just got your first ticket, and you are trying to handle the situation as best you can, or maybe you have received multiple tickets and know you need legal advice. There are certain mistakes that you can make after getting a ticket that … Read More

What to Consider When Hiring a Lawyer or Paralegal

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If you have recently received a traffic ticket, odds are that you have some questions. Should you pay the ticket? Should you defend yourself in court? If so, how? Should you retain a lawyer or a paralegal? Is there a difference? Take Some Time and Do Your Research Check the Law Society of Upper Canada’s … Read More