Texting While Driving in Connecticut

Fight Your Traffic Ticket with the Help of a Skilled Connecticut Lawyer

The Connecticut traffic ticket defense attorneys at Tomeo Sills, LLC routinely defend clients who have received tickets for allegedly texting while driving (a violation of C.G.S. § 14-296aa). If you have been pulled over and cited for texting behind the wheel, contact our firm to consult one of our attorneys about whether there is cause to fight your ticket. With fines of between $125 and $400, an increase in insurance premiums, and an accumulation of points that could threaten your license depending on your driving history, it may be worth your while to fight your ticket. We would be happy to review the circumstances of your case, answer your questions, and provide a cost-benefit analysis allowing you to make an informed decision about whether to fight your ticket.

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Experienced Defense for Commercial Drivers

Commercial drivers who receive citations for texting while driving may face the loss of both their commercial driver’s license (CDL) and their livelihood. Even receiving a ticket for texting while driving their own personal vehicle could put their CDL in jeopardy. If you have found yourself in this situation, you need to take immediate action to safeguard yourself and your license. Contact Tomeo Sills, LLC as soon as possible – the sooner you call, the sooner your attorney can take action to protect your ability to work.

Connecticut State Police Is On the Lookout for Texting Drivers!

Because distracted driving has become such a pervasive problem in the age of cell phones, law enforcement has ramped up its efforts to identify and issue citations to drivers who allegedly ignore Connecticut’s ban on texting and cell phone use while driving. If you have been issued a citation in Hartford, New London, Waterbury, Norwich, Westport, or Pomfret Center, talk to one of our Connecticut traffic infraction lawyers about your options. It may be possible to have your charge reduced to a non-moving violation carrying lesser penalties.

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