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. 

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    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.