Texting While Driving Laws In Delaware
Sending and receiving text messages while driving is one of the most dangerous driving behaviors you can engage in. Texting while driving is the cause of many traffic accidents in Delaware every year. Texting while driving falls into the category of inattentive driving in Delaware. Legal penalties for reckless, careless, inattentive or negligent driving may include fines, court costs and possible loss of driving privileges. Points on your driving record are also a consequence of careless or reckless driving. Being convicted of such driving can also raise your insurance premiums, impact your driving privileges, and even effect your ability to get and maintain employment.
If you have been pulled over and accused of, or charged with, Texting While Driving in Delaware it is in your best interest to consult with an experienced New Castle County Delaware Traffic Violation Lawyer. Call The Law Office of Brian J. Chapman at 302-455-0505 to discuss your case.
Inattentive Driving Causes
Getting pulled over for texting while driving is very common in Delaware. Anyone can who is distracted while they drive can be pulled over in Delaware. Examples of distracted or negligent driving are operating a vehicle in a careless manner without regard for the road, weather or traffic conditions. If you are not giving your undivided attention while driving you can ultimately be accused of careless driving. Using any type of technological device such as a BlackBerry, IPod, cell phone, GPS or handheld internet device is one of the most common reasons for being pulled over for inattentive driving.
Why Hire a Delaware Texting While Driving Lawyer
At The Law Office of Brian J. Chapman I offer skilled and tenacious criminal defense to my clients. I treat each case as if it were my own. I also acknowledge that a texting while driving conviction can have an impact on all areas of your life. With that in mind I will do everything necessary to minimize the consequences for you. I believe in helping you to maintain your driving privileges so that you are able to work, go to school and other necessary destinations.
Contact a Kent County Delaware Traffic Violations Lawyer
If you have been charged with texting while driving or text messaging while driving call me, Delaware Texting While Driving Defense Attorney Brian J. Chapman to protect your rights and driving privileges. As your attorney I will thoroughly and aggressively defend your rights in an effort to achieve the most favorable outcome possible and minimize the negative legal, professional & financial consequences. Please call my office at 302-656-2528. Or you can click here to email New Castle County Delaware Texting While Driving Lawyer Brian J. Chapman.
The Law Office of Brian J. Chapman. proudly serves those accused of crimes, misdemeanors, DUI and traffic offenses throughout New Castle, Kent & Sussex counties in Delaware.
Within these counties he serves all cities, towns & suburbs in including, but no limited to, Smyrna, Dover, Milford, Harrington, Kenton, Little Creek, Seaford, Georgetown, Millsboro, Milton, Lewes, Rehoboth Beach, Dewey Beach, Bethany Beach, Fenwick Island, Ocean View, Laurel, Delmar and Dagsboro.