Drive in a Manner Dangerous

Drive in a manner dangerous is a serious traffic offence. As a result, you need to feel confident in your legal representation. Our commitment is to help you get the best possible outcome.

Will I go to jail for driving in a manner dangerous?

The maximum penalty is 9 months imprisonment. However, if it is a second major offence, the maximum penalty is 12 months imprisonment. Therefore, it’s possible to receive a term of imprisonment for this offence.

However, there are alternative sentences available. For example, a community corrections order or an intensive corrections order.

For less serious examples of this offence a term of imprisonment is unlikely. 

Can I avoid a criminal record? 

A court will most likely convict you for this offence. However, it is possible to avoid a criminal conviction.

The sentence imposed will depend on a number of factors. For example, these include:

  • The level of negligence
  • Your criminal history
  • Your traffic history
  • Completion of the Traffic Offenders Program
  • Your subjective circumstances

Will I lose my licence for driving in a manner dangerous?

You will lose your licence if you are convicted.

The automatic disqualification period is 3 years and the minimum period is 12 months.

We can help 

We will provide you with quality legal advice, to help you decide whether you should:

  • Defend the charge
  • Plead guilty
  • Or, negotiate with police

Contact us today on 0421 700 497 for a free initial consultation. 

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