Archive | Vehicle & Traffic

Understanding NY’s Mobile Phone and Portable Electronic Device Laws

May 16, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Business, Individual, Vehicle & Traffic   |   0 Comments

New York prohibits all drivers from using portable electronic devices. Illegal activity includes holding a portable electronic device and: Talking on a handheld mobile telephone Composing, sending, reading, accessing, browsing, transmitting, saving, or retrieving electronic data such as e-mail, text messages, or webpages Viewing, taking, or transmitting images Playing games The law defines the following […]

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OMG! How Many Points Do I Get?

May 12, 2015  |   Posted by :   |   Individual, Vehicle & Traffic   |   0 Comments

What is the Driver Violation Point System and how does it work? The Driver Violation Point System gives the New York State DMV a way to identify and take action against high risk drivers.  The DMV assigns points for certain traffic violations. If you get 11 points in an 18-month period, your driver license may […]

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