New York Texting While Driving Attorney
Aggressive Legal Representation for Drivers Facing Cell Phone Tickets
Texting while driving is one of the most common “distracted driving” offenses and carries five points. At Martin A. Kron & Associates, P.C., we have extensive knowledge and experience in handling traffic offenses in court.
Our founding attorney is a former traffic court judge who knows how the other side thinks and operates in these cases. We use that knowledge and experience in building effective defense strategies.
Distracted Driving & Cell Phones in New York
Various types of actions that divert your attention from the road fall under the umbrella of distracted driving.
- Personal distractions, talking on a cell phone, texting, eating, drinking, grooming, using other electronic devices, and more
- Internal distractions, other passengers, pets, or objects in the vehicle
- External distractions, other vehicles, the roadway, the weather, and more
Penalties for Texting While Driving
Under New York Law, if you are convicted of a distracted driving or cell phone ticket, this will result in a $50-$200 fine for the first offense, $50-$250 fine for a second offense and a $50-$450 fine for a third offense. In addition to the fines you will receive five points on your driving record and a possible license suspension.
Traffic Violations for Mobile Phone Use
Under New York Vehicle and Traffic Law (VTL) Section 1225c-d, it is a violation to hold a mobile phone to your ear or even in immediate proximity to your ear. This violation also includes maneuvering to gain access to your cell phone.
Hire a Firm with Proven Results
Hiring a trusted New York texting while driving attorney to help you fight the consequences of a texting ticket could save you hundreds of dollars as well as points on your record. At Martin A. Kron & Associates, P.C. we have earned a solid reputation for the effectiveness of our work. Let an experienced New York texting while driving lawyer work to get your violation reduced or dismissed.
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