Careless Driving

Careless Driving is a serious charge that is usually given to someone who has been involved in a collision; more often than not, the individual is driving a motor vehicle without due care and attention, or without reasonable consideration for other people using the highway and results in this charge.


The penalties for being convicted of “careless driving” are highlighted in the Highway Traffic Act as follows:

  • 6 demerit points
  • minimum fine of $400, with the potential to exceed $2,000
  • Possible suspension of your driver’s licence for a period of no more than 2 years
  • Possible term of imprisonment for up to 6 months in extreme cases

If a careless driving charge appears on your record you likely will become UNINSURABLE.

Our team at FIX-A-TICKET act in your best interest with a goal of fully eliminate your charges. The team of accident professionals will use their experience to prevent a careless driving charge staining your driving record.

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