Driving Without Insurance

Driving Without Insurance

In Delaware there are minimum automobile insurance requirements that all car owners must adhere to. These requirements are for your own good as they protect you, loved ones and other drivers in case of an accident. Often times car insurance can be costly and unaffordable. However, you should be aware that if you are convicted of Driving a motor vehicle without Insurance there is a minimum fine of $1500.00 and a loss of driver’s privileges for a period of 6 months. Thus, it is against the law to drive a motor vehicle in Delaware without insurance and it carries a severe fine and loss of your right to drive a motor vehicle.

If you have been charged with driving without insurance, or failure to show proof of insurance you should consult with a Delaware Traffic Violation Lawyer right away. Call The Law Office of Brian J. Chapman at 302-656-2528.

Driving Without Insurance Penalties

Since driving without insurance is a crime in Delaware there are various penalties associated with being convicted. For a first offense, the conviction carries a fine between $1500.00 (minimum) and $2,000.00 maximum. In addition, the person’s driving license and/or privileges suspended for 6 months. For a subsequent offense occurring within 3 years of a former offense, that conviction carries a minimum fine of $3,000 and a maximum of $4,000.00. In addition, the person’s driving license and/or privileges suspended for 6 months.

Contact a Delaware Defense Attorney

Being charged with driving without insurance can cause you a substantial amount of aggravation on many levels such as financial, legal and professional. If your license is suspended your ability to remain employed may be impacted. It may make sense to call a skilled Delaware Traffic Ticket Lawyer to help protect your rights. Contact The Law Office of Brian J. Chapman at 302-656-2528.

The Law Office of Brian JChapman serves those charged with traffic offenses such as uninsured driving throughout all counties in 3 Delaware including New Castle County, Kent County & Sussex County. Within these counties Mr. Chapman serves all cities, towns & suburbs in Delaware including, but not limited to, Brandywine, Wilmington, Talleyville, Fairfax, Newark, New Castle, Stanton, Newport, Bear, Glasgow, St. Georges, Delaware City, Middletown, Smyrna, Dover, Milford, Seaford, Georgetown, Lewes, Rehoboth Beach, Dewey Beach, Bethany Beach & Fenwick Island.