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What is the cost to me if I get a driving conviction?

May 13, 2020 0 0

The majority of people will be aware of the immediate repercussions in terms of penalty and sentence should they be convicted of a motoring offence. For example, a drink/drug drive conviction will see you disqualified from driving for a mandatory minimum period of 12 months and an unlimited fine, community order or in the most…

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Awaiting blood results for drink driving?

April 14, 2020 0 0

We are often contacted by people following arrest for a drink driving matter before any charges are brought. There is a natural delay in these cases caused by the need to await the result of the blood analysis. This period can be challenging if there is no plan in place as your imagination runs wild…

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Covid-19 – Drinking at Home

April 8, 2020 0 0

On Monday 23 March 2020, Boris Johnson advised that the nation was under lockdown to combat the coronavirus outbreak. People are only permitted currently to leave their home to: Buy food or medicine; Do exercise; or Travel to work as a key worker or where no alternative arrangements can be made. The restrictions, whilst necessary…

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How is a blood specimen analysed by the police?

April 8, 2020 0 0

So, you have had a blood specimen taken at the police station or at hospital following arrest for suspected drink driving and now you are wondering what happens to it. Well, here we will explain how it is analysed and how the results are calculated. As it should have been explained by the police during…

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Limits, Units and Drink driving defences

April 7, 2020 0 0

In England and Wales, it is an offence to drive a motor vehicle when the proportion of alcohol in your system is above the legal limit - s.5 Road Traffic Act 1988. The drink-driving limit in England and Wales is 35 micrograms per 100 Millilitres of breath, 80 Milligrammes per 100 millilitres of blood or…

Manual of Guidance Drink and Drug Driving (MGDD Forms)

February 6, 2020 0 0

The Manual of Guidance on Drink and Drugs, more commonly known as the MGDD, is a set of forms used by the police when dealing with drink driving and drug driving offences. They contain the procedure that should be followed, as well as the questions that should be asked. The forms also contain the crucial…

2019 Update on US Immigration Rules – Drink and Drug Driving Consequences

July 17, 2019 0 0

Most visitors to the USA travel on the Visa Waiver Program. To do this you usually have to obtain an online ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorization) for a fee. We posted an article about the impact of a drink driving arrest on your freedom to travel to the States back in 2017. However, recent…

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BBC Radio Kent Drink Driving Solicitors Interview

February 22, 2019 0 0

BBC Radio Kent interview with Jeanette Miller to discuss the drink driving limit and education towards drinking and driving.

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Our top five tips for driving over the Easter weekend

April 2, 2018 0 0

It is likely that over the Easter holiday there will be increased traffic, as well as increased law enforcement patrolling the roads. Below you can find our top five tips to ensure your Easter weekend driving experience is a happy one and that you are on the right side of the law. Alcohol and other…

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Easter Bank Holiday Weekend 2018

March 29, 2018 0 1

Drink Driving Advice Over The Easter Holidays The Great British public are about to spend a whole 96 hours, a luxury long weekend, indulging in chocolates and hot cross buns. For some, a long weekend may also be an opportunity to head on a much-needed and well deserved night out. If you are a party…

The morning after the night before

November 1, 2017 0 1

It might surprise you to know that almost 1 in 5 of the 90,000 drivers convicted of drink driving last year are on their way to, or are at work the next day.[1] In 2011 more people failed breath tests between the hours of 6am and 11am than during the hour before or after midnight…

Our success rates in defending drink driving cases

August 16, 2017 0 0

We are often quizzed by (understandably) sceptical prospective clients about our success rates in defending drink driving cases. In 2016, the firm achieved our highest levels of successfully defended cases since the firm’s inception in 2000. 95% Overall Success Rate (Conviction Avoided) for Drink and Drug Related Offences in 2016100% Success Rate (Conviction Avoided) for…

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