The state of Pennsylvania has a vested interest in making sure that licensed drivers operate vehicles safely, and to advance that goal have instituted a punitive driver’s license points system. Under the system, when drivers are found to have committed moving violations points are added to their driving record. The more egregious the violation, the higher the number of points, and once drivers accumulate six or more points, they must take certain actions to assure the state that they are aware of the seriousness of the matter.
Under the state’s driver’s license points system, there are different repercussions for different circumstances, as summarized below:
Accumulating driver’s license points not only puts you at risk for having your driver’s license suspended but also increases your auto insurance rates. For assistance with minimizing the impact of a moving violation charge, contact our experienced attorneys today.