Following too closely is considered a moving violation, and individuals can receive fines and penalties if they are found guilty of it. Drivers should stay at least two car-lengths from the vehicle in front of them to avoid being guilty of following too closely.
There are several different types of incidents that can be considered as falling into the disregarded traffic control device category. In many cases it will be simply ignoring a sign or signal, but it can also be turning off a road into a parking lot to cut through, avoiding having to stop at a controlled intersection or avoid a traffic signal.
The Non-Resident Violators Compact is an agreement between most states allowing the efficient processing of traffic violation citations across state borders. In practice, the Non-Resident Violator Compact and the Driver’s License Compact allow individual state department of motor vehicles to track
Unsafe vehicle operation laws in most states have specific statutes dealing with the regulation of towed vehicle laws and unsafe towing practices. However, towed vehicle laws are not always clear regarding unsafe vehicle operation in regards to towed vehicle laws for each state.
A photo radar ticket is imposed on Oregon drivers who violate the law and are caught on camera. The photo radar device works by taking pictures of drivers who trigger the sensor by violating the law. Some are imposed for running traffic lights while others are imposed for driving in excess of the speed
Many people don't understand the significant number of train and vehicle accidents that occur at railway crossings. It is estimated that there are approximately 3000 train crashes every year in the United States, with a significant number of those occurring at railway crossings.
Failure to signal, which is treated as a non-criminal traffic infraction in certain states, while a criminal misdemeanor in others, is generally a low-level violation of traffic laws. If convicted, a driver will incur a pre-determined number of points to his or her license, which will vary in number