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Using a mobile phone while driving

The offence of using a mobile phone while driving

It is against the law to use a mobile phone while driving a vehicle. This also includes using other communication devices such as satellite navigation.

The sentence for using a mobile phone while driving

If you are caught using a mobile phone while driving you can receive a fine of up to £1,000 and three penalty points.

Available defences

There are a number of defences available for the offence of using a mobile phone whilst driving:

  • If you were not using your mobile phone
  • You were not driving
  • You were not using a function of the phone
  • You were calling the emergency services

At Ullah Law Associates we are able to advise whether any of the defences are available for you to use and to deal with your matter accordingly.

What can Ullah Law Associates do for you?

At Ullah Law Associates our team of extensively experienced solicitors understand how a £1,000 fine and points endorsed on your licence can affect your life. We will endeavour to do all we can to prevent you from receiving points and a fine.

The team at Ullah Law Associates is able to help you at every stage of the way from initial enquiries and police interviews right through to representation at the Magistrates Court if necessary.

What to do next

Contact our criminal defence solicitors for advice

If you want the best possible criminal advice, call our criminal defence solicitors on 0208 830 4800. If you are calling out of normal office hours, phone our 24 hour emergency number 07903 734451. Alternatively Fill out the online inquiry form and a member of the team will contact you for a confidential discussion.

Using a mobile phone while driving

The offence of using a mobile phone while driving

It is against the law to use a mobile phone while driving a vehicle. This also includes using other communication devices such as satellite navigation.

The sentence for using a mobile phone while driving

If you are caught using a mobile phone while driving you can receive a fine of up to £1,000 and three penalty points.

Available defences

There are a number of defences available for the offence of using a mobile phone whilst driving:

  • If you were not using your mobile phone
  • You were not driving
  • You were not using a function of the phone
  • You were calling the emergency services

At Ullah Law Associates we are able to advise whether any of the defences are available for you to use and to deal with your matter accordingly.

What can Ullah Law Associates do for you?

At Ullah Law Associates our team of extensively experienced solicitors understand how a £1,000 fine and points endorsed on your licence can affect your life. We will endeavour to do all we can to prevent you from receiving points and a fine.

The team at Ullah Law Associates is able to help you at every stage of the way from initial enquiries and police interviews right through to representation at the Magistrates Court if necessary.

What to do next

Contact our criminal defence solicitors for advice

If you want the best possible criminal advice, call our criminal defence solicitors on 0208 830 4800. If you are calling out of normal office hours, phone our 24 hour emergency number 07903 734451. Alternatively Fill out the online inquiry form and a member of the team will contact you for a confidential discussion.
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