Failing To Stop

Failing to stop following an accident questions and answers that will assist you to defend fail to stop allegations

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Convicted Of Failing To Stop And Report 4 years Ago

Question: My conviction was in x 2006, 4 years ago, but I now believe I have grounds to have my conviction quashed. The Notice of Intended Prosecution did not arrive within 14 days of the offence. Therefore, even if I …

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It Was Just A Scrape

Question: Another car brushed past mine on the x 2010, we both agreed that the damage was minimal. We also exchanged details. I heard nothing more of it but I have received a letter from the police to provide the …

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Not Aware Of Accident

Question: My partner today received a police notification for failing to stop and exchange details after an accident. At the time the car was parked in the vicinity of the quoted location as he was visiting a friend – but …

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Unaware Of Incident

Question: I am e-mailing to enquire about a recent accusation of a collision incident I had in my car. I am being accused of backing off a residential driveway and hitting the right front wing of another car parked immediately …

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Police Want To Know Who Was Driving

Question: I have received a letter from the police requesting details of the driver and noting the above alleged offences. I have no recollection of an accident on the date on the letter (or any other date) and I can …

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I Wasn’t Aware Of Contact Between Cars

Question: Hi, Received an NIP for the above, in relation to me hitting a parked car whilst pulling out of a parking spot on a road. Although I did feel a bump at the time, I was unsure as to …

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I Didn’t Know There Had Been An Accident

Question: What the possible outcome could be? Briefly I am a milk delivery person & the alleged offence happened in January this year at approx. 7am. I had supposedly hit a car as I drove past it, the car was …

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Bump In A Car Park

Question: Around February 12th 2010 I had a very slight bump with a stationary car whilst trying to park. I won’t go into the details of what happened here – but my main question is that on receiving the accusation …

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How Long Do They Have To Prosecute Me

Question: I had a road accident on the 18th dec 2009. I hit a car due hitting some black ice , during the bad snow in december. I did not have any pen or paper on hand, so left the …

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Leaving The Scene Of An Accident

Question: I hit a parked car on the side of a road, I pulled in front, looked at my car so then drove off without fully assessing the scene. I then later realised I had caused some damage to my …

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