This could also encourage motorists to drive more dangerously on the road which clouds result in other charges.
Driving without due care and attention could see road users issued with a simple £100 fine and three penalty points but costs could rise to £2,500 if a case is taken to court.
If your driving is considered to be putting yourself or other road users in danger, police officers could decide to issue a charge for dangerous driving.
In severe cases this could see motorists hit with a £5,000 fine, up to nine penalty points and even temporarily banned.
Published at Tue, 02 Jun 2020 10:20:00 +0000