Does it pay to fight a speeding ticket

Posted on by Defensive Driving Team | in My Kind of Driving

Many dismissals occur because a police officer cannot attend the hearing, but attorneys say that’s happening less often as police agencies encourage officers to attend court. Attorneys are trained to look for police mistakes in procedures and paperwork, but the majority of the ticketed, whether they represent themselves or not, will wind up paying something. Their best hope is to get the severity reduced, though they run the risk that with court costs the total could exceed the original ticket.

It is important to note that the Florida Legislature regulates court fees and not local officials. The Court fees have not been adjusted since 2008. The list includes Traffic Court Information such as Speeding Ticket fines. If you are always in a hurry and get a lot of speeding tickets, it will cost you a lot more for speeding. Driving 20 miles over the Speed Limit will cost you at least $231 and driving 30 miles over the Speed Limit will cost you $331. Ouch… That is a $100 difference between 10 miles. Be wise and don’t Speed.

However… If you are ticketed and need point reduction, we offer a Florida approved traffic school online at www.FloridaWheelsinMotion.com.

(Courtesy LaBovick Injury Law Blog and Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles)

|

Customer Reviews

Defensivedriving.com has a ShopperApproved rating of 4.7 based on 79660 ratings and reviews.

Baleigh TX, United States
very quick and easy to start the process and love the fact that you can complete at anytime on a desktop, or mobile device.
Rolando
really fast and smooth. love it
Tavia United States
Easy
Miriam
Quick and easy
Andres
easy to follow
Frank
Super quick and easy!
Manuel
Really easy and cheap
DIEGO
Easy and convenient
Gabriela
Easy to set up.
Harris
Easy to register.
Jonathan
Great!
Edgar
easy and clear
Clarrissa
Appreciate your excellent training.
Bryan
quick, easy, efficient
Gloria
It was quick and easy to sign up and I can do it at home.
Christopher
Good registration
Alexandre
easy and quick
Bural United States
Easy to register.
Alstine United States
I like it 100%
Jacqueline United States
Great
Ricardo TX, United States
Easy to use
Troy
Super easy and convenient!
Mario
quick easy and certified
Albert United States
Easy to use and quick.
See all reviews on shopperApproved.com
Why DefensiveDriving.com
  • 20 Years in Business
  • Over 2 Million Customers Served
  • Highest Possible Better Business Bureau Rating
  • Award Winning Course