Picture this: You’re late for work, and driving a little bit faster to make up for time, when all of a sudden a cop car pulls up behind your car and switched on the light. Speeding is one of the most common traffic violations, and can happen to anyone. If you’ve recently received one of your first traffic tickets, you may be confused about what everything means. Here’s a simple guide to help you understand your speeding ticket, and what implications it has.
The first question you’ll want to ask yourself when examining your speeding ticket is whether or not you’ll have to go to court. Most minor traffic violations do not require you to visit a county court for any court hearing p