While some traffic violations are minor and involve no injury
to a person or damage to property, more serious traffic accidents can result in
thousands of dollars in damages, permanent disabilities and, in the worst cases,
Traffic accidents that
are caused by a driver's negligence or recklessness and/or that cause injuries
or fatalities will likely be result in criminal charges being filed against the
driver who allegedly caused the accident. Should an individual be convicted of
these charges, he or she could face prison sentences, hefty fines and permanent
marks on his or her criminal record.
Are You Facing Traffic
-Related Criminal Charges?
If you or a loved one is charged with a traffic
offense in Pennsylvania, contact The Schwendeman Law Firm. Mr. Schwendeman is
extremely knowledgeable about the latest changes to the complicated traffic laws
and has extensive experience litigating traffic crime charges.
of Traffic Crime Charges
The specific charge(s) filed in the event of an
alleged traffic crime will vary according to the circumstances surrounding the
event. Various traffic charges include:
- driving under the influence
of alcohol or drugs (DUI)
- aggravated DUI
- driving with a suspended
- driving with a revoked license
- leaving the scene of an
- fleeing and eluding the police
- hit and run
- vehicular homicide
most cases, first-time offenders will receive lighter sentences than those who
already have a criminal record.
information or to schedule a private case evaluation with the Schwendeman Law
Firm, call 855.674.9898 or Email at firstname.lastname@example.org