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Stewart, Murray and Associates Law Group (SMA Law Group) are experienced, aggressive and compassionate Personal Injury Attorneys and Criminal Lawyers serving Western Pennsylvania and the surrounding region. We represent clients injured in accidents as well as clients facing criminal charges and DUI charges in Pennsylvania.
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Allegheny County Traffic Violations Attorney

Traffic violations are an annoyance few have the patience to deal with. They derail your commute, cause stress, and can come with costly fines. However, traffic violations in Pennsylvania can be particularly difficult to deal with.

In Pennsylvania, traffic violations cause you to acquire points on your driver’s license. Accumulated points can cause a license suspension. A license suspension robs you of your freedom of transportation and makes nearly every aspect of your life more difficult and tedious. Aside a suspension, accumulated points from a traffic violation will cause your insurance costs to drastically increase and can trigger a required driving exam. Failing to pass the written driving exam associated with receiving points could lead to a suspended license.

Even with the harsh and inconvenient penalties, you may be inclined to accept your traffic violation. After all, you may be thinking that hiring a Allegheny Country traffic violation attorney may cost  just as much or more than the fine on the ticket. However, the unforeseen costs of insurance increases and a loss of transportation can be far more than the fine itself while simultaneously decreasing your quality of life. If you recently received a traffic violation, you should consider contacting an Allegheny County traffic violation attorney to explore your options. The legal team at Stewart, Murray and Associates (SMA) Law Group have the experience and aggressive approach necessary to save you from increasing insurance and the loss of freedom associated with traffic violations.

What to Expect After Receiving a Traffic Ticket

There are many aspects you should be familiar with regarding a traffic violation. Pennsylvania utilizes a points system for all traffic violations. Depending on the nature of your violation, you can receive anywhere from two to five points for each violation. Some common traffic violations include:

  • DUI
  • Violating child passenger protection laws
  • Speeding
  • Vehicle code violation

After accumulating points, you license has the potential to be suspended or revoked. If you accumulate six points on your license as a first offense, you will be notified that you have 30 days to pass a driving exam. Failing to do so will result in a suspend license. If you have six points and it is not your first offense, you will have a hearing and likely receive a suspend license. Accumulating 11 points or more will result in an automatic suspension of your license.

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If you recently received a traffic violation, your license could be at risk for suspension or revocation. Having your license revoked can be even more damaging than a suspension, as there is no set time period for a license revocation. Additionally, you may receive a substantial increase in your insurance costs. So while the initial cost of a traffic violation fine may not seem worth fighting, the accumulated penalties and costs can be debilitating. You should consider contacting a Allegheny County traffic violation attorney. Attorneys at SMA Law Group utilize a combination of experience, compassion, and aggression to defend clients. Contact SMA Law Group today for a free case evaluation.

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