Traveling Unreasonably Fast
Ticketed for Traveling Too Fast In Connecticut?
Connecticut makes a distinction between “speeding” and “traveling
unreasonably fast.” While they are similar offenses that can both
result in citations, the big difference is the severity of the penalties.
Tomeo Sills, LLC regularly helps clients with speed-related infractions
and would be happy to provide you with a risk-free consultation to discuss
your options for fighting your ticket.
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Speeding, Traveling Unreasonably Fast & Reckless Driving
According to C.G.S. § 14-219, speeding involves a driver who exceeds
the posted speed limit by more than 20 miles per hour, but is not driving
more than 85 miles per hour. Drivers exceeding 85 miles per hour can be
reckless driving. Traveling unreasonably fast involves exceeding the posted speed limit
by less than 20 miles per hour. While not as serious as a
speeding ticket or a reckless driving charge, receiving a ticket for this infraction can
still be a headache on a number of levels. A citation can result in hundreds
of dollars in fines, a full day’s inconvenience in court, and could
potentially result in higher auto insurance premiums.
Experienced Traffic Defense Lawyers Serving All of Connecticut
If you’ve been cited for driving too fast, you should consider retaining
an experienced Connecticut traffic ticket attorney from Tomeo Sills, LLC.
While you may be tempted to just pay the ticket and skip the court appearance,
doing so means that you are pleading guilty to the charge – an action
which could end up resulting in long-lasting consequences. Before you
make any decisions, speak to a member of our team at no cost to you to
see if fighting your ticket would be in your best interests. Our firm
is backed by more than 45 years of experience and a high rate of success with
traffic defense cases, so you can feel confident in our skill and ability to obtain outstanding results.
Call now to request your free case review: (844) 913-7747.