GOT A TICKET FOR SLOW SPEED OR BLOCKING TRAFFIC?
IF SO YOU WILL GET 2 POINTS ON YOUR LICENSE
A Summons for Slow Speed, Blocking or Impeding Traffic (39:4-97.1) will cost you two points on your license and if your case
involves an accident it is possible to get up to 15 days in jail or the suspension of your drivers license. Just like it is illegal to speed it is
also illegal to go 10mph or more under the speed limit or to block traffic in NJ. Generally driving too slow is caused either by distracted
driving, impaired driving or health problems. Thus a cop will stop you for both your safety and safety of other drivers on the road.
The Points associated with this ticket can cost you dearly on your insurance. You can lose 3 points a year off your license for your motor
vehicle record if you remain violation free for a year, but for Insurance purposes it takes 3 years from the date of your
violation/conviction for the points to be eliminated off your insurance. That is why a conviction for this offense should be fought with proper
In addition to possible jail the judge does have the discretion to suspend your license. If you lose your license either because you have
accumulated too many points or because the judge feels that your violation warrants a suspension, you could lose your job, your house and
all that is important to you! Don't go it alone we can help. Call our office at 1-800-9-RIGHTS or (732) 257-5040 to setup a free in office
consultation to find out how we can possibly help you reduce or eliminate these penalties. You have rights, but you must know how to
protect them we can help.
*98% Success Rate for NJ tickets is based on past cases and is not a guarantee of a future result. Past performance is not indicative of future results. Success rate
is lower with cases involving accidents with personal injury to another. ** Additional penalties and jail time apply if your New Jersey ticket occurs within 1000 feet of school property
or school crossing zone, safe corridor or construction. H. Scott Aalsberg, Esq., P.C. Main office address: G-10 Brier HIll Court, East Brunswick, N.J. 08816. Please consult the New Jersey Code
of Justice and Motor Vehicle Laws for complete details on all fines and penalties as the penalties listed in this notice are for informational purposes on offenses we have handled and reduced in
the past. *Past performance is not indicative of future performance and each case is fact sensitive, thus, the need for the in office consultation for the attorney to evaluate your ticket/summons.
Some penalties may not apply to out of state residents please consult an attorney in your state of residence. All penalties for careless driving are subject to change at any time without notice.
Before suspending your license or imposing imprisonment for a careless driving ticket in NJ the judge must consider these 7 factors on the record: 1) The nature and circumstances of the
persons actions. 2) The persons driving record. 3) The time passed since any other moving violations, 4) The persons character and attitude. 5) Whether the conduct is likely to recur 6) Any
excessive hardship the sentence would cause 7) The need for personal deterrence. See State vs. Palma and State v. Moran 202 NJ 311
|H. SCOTT AAALSBERG, ESQ., P.C.
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1028 Route #23 North, Wayne, N.J. 07470
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