Without Due Care & Attention

Without due care and attention offences covers many different driving offences where the driver has not driver to a standard expected by a reasonable and competent driver.

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Delivery Driver – Bad Parking Can Be Driving Without Due Care And Attention!

Shocking new case involving a delivery driver who was convicted of driving without due care and attention based on where he parked his van. R v Jenkins [2012], Mr jenkins was a delivery driver making a delivery to premises where …

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I Did Not Knock Down Your Wall With My Trailer

Offence: Client accused of driving without due care and attention. At risk of 3-9 points or a discretionary ban from driving. Client had a clean driving licence and denied the allegation. A lady had suggested that our client hit her …

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Recent Due Care And Attention Victories

We defend lots of allegations under s.3 Road Traffic Act 1988, i.e. driving without due care and attention. Every case is different and are all decided on their own merits. One recent chap was accused of being impatient and over …

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My Steering Failed And The Police Have Charged Me With Driving Without Due Care And Attention

Question: I have been summonsed to court for driving without due care and attention. I deny this road traffic allegation. I crashed into a lamp post due to a problem with my steering. I told the police this at the …

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What’s The Difference Between Driving Without Due Care And Inconsiderate Driving?

Question: Section 3 Road Traffic Act 1988 seems to suggest that there are two different ways that you can commit this road traffic offence…Either by driving without due care or by driving without reasonable consideration..What’s the difference? Ria Says: There …

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Driving Without Due Care And Attention – Killed My Mum!

Question: My mum was killed in a car crash 16 years ago and because the woman involved refused to say how it happened the police could only give her a six month ban and a small penalty fee. Is this …

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Driver Improvement Course Or Court, Points And A Fine!

Question: I was stopped on x. It was a normal patrol car single manned. He said he had followed me for about the last 10 miles and that I had been doing 70mph in the 60 limit and 40mph in …

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I Drove Over A Police Officers Foot

Question: I accidentally run over a police officers foot while reversing, and was booked for due care and attention. The officer in her statement admitted it was an accident, she had no marks on her shoe, and did not require …

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Due Care And Attention – Considering A U Turn In Traffic Jam

Question: The question is for my father who has been charged. He was in stationary traffic in the middle of the day (good light, no rain). There was some sort of obstruction in the road ahead and traffic had been …

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The Other Person Caused The Collision And She Drove Off As Well

Question: My son was involved in a minor bump when a woman ran into him at a roundabout and they both drove off. My son is now being charged on 3 counts – driving without due care and attention, failing …

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