Motoring offences lawyer says there is no point in creating unenforceable laws, as MPs call for ban on hands-free phone use while driving

Motoring offences lawyer says there is no point in creating unenforceable laws, as MPs call for ban on hands-free phone use while driving

A Solicitor who specialises in motoring offences has said that there is no point in creating unenforceable laws, after a cross-party group of MPs called for a ban on the use of hands-free phones while driving.

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Palmers road traffic specialist warns that retaining a driving licence after totting up 12 or more points is “far from guaranteed”

Jeremy Sirrell, a Partner at Palmers Solicitors who specialises in defending motorists accused of committing road traffic offences has warned that anyone who expects to keep their driving licence after totting up 12 or more points could be sorely disappointed.

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Soaring temperatures can see more drink driving than Christmas, warns leading Essex road traffic lawyer

Soaring temperatures can see more drink driving than Christmas, warns leading Essex road traffic lawyer

Pouring cold water over the assumption that Christmas and New Year are the peak times for drink-related accidents, one of South Essex’s leading road traffic lawyers has warned that June, July and August on average see more accidents than December and January.

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Leading South Essex solicitor warns drivers of stiff penalties for using phones while driving

Leading South Essex solicitor warns drivers of stiff penalties for using phones while driving

One of South Essex’s leading road traffic solicitors has warned drivers that, with stiff penalties now in place for using phones while driving, one offence can easily lead to a driving disqualification where drivers have recently passed their test or have points on their licence.

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Lorry driver banned after drink driving whilst delivering beer

A lorry driver has been banned for drink driving, after being found to be over the limit whilst driving a 26-tonne HGV laden with beer.

Traffic officers pulled over 52-year-old Brian Dunn, after suspecting that he was over the limit. The incident, which happened in Manchester, in May this year, has resulted in Mr Dunn losing his job at a brewery which has not been named.

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