Category: Mid Range Drink Driving

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Why You Should Hire an Expert Drink Driving Lawyer in Sydney


Are you facing drink driving charges? You may have been caught drink driving during a random breath test carried out by police at the roadside, or as a result of being breathalysed following a car accident. If so, you are probably concerned about the penalties you face, and whether or not you will lose your …
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Do I Need a Traffic Lawyer?


Traffic matters can range from a speeding ticket right up to very serious offences like dangerous driving occasioning death. While many of us may have got caught by a red light or speed camera, when it comes to contesting a much more serious charge, getting a professional traffic lawyer really might be your best option. …
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Drink Driving: What is the Difference between PCA and DUI?


Driving while under the influence of alcohol or any other intoxicating substance is a criminal offence in Australia. If you are caught driving or in charge of a motor vehicle after consuming a certain amount of alcohol, or another intoxicating substance, you may find yourself facing drink driving charges. There are several different drink driving …
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How Can a Mid-Range Drink Driving Conviction Impact You?


Have you been charged with mid-range drink driving? Although a mid-range drink driving conviction is not as serious as a high range drink driving conviction, there are still harsh penalties associated with being found guilty of this offence, which is also known as mid-range PCA. What is mid-range drink driving? Mid-range drink driving is when …
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What should you do if you’re caught drink driving?


Our video and blog post below talks about what should you do if you’re caught drink driving. Drink driving is a serious traffic offence. If you are caught drink driving you can face harsh penalties, depending on the amount of alcohol found in your system at the time. If you have been charged with a …
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How to Beat a Drink Driving Charge


Our video and blog post below talks about the main defences to drink driving. Most people charged with drink driving just plead guilty. However, there are a number of ways to defend drink driving charges. Here are four of the most common defences to drink driving: Unsafe Reading The most common way to defend a …
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What is the Penalty for Mid Range Drink Driving?


The penalties for ‘mid range drink driving‘ (0.08 – 0.149) depend on whether you’ve been convicted of a ‘major traffic offence’ within the previous five years. A ‘major traffic offence’ is a driving offence for which you had to go to court eg drink driving, drive recklessly, drive whilst suspended or disqualified etc. It does …