Written by attorney Patricia K. Scanlon

A Few Tips to Avoid Being Ticketed in NYC

Occasionally we lose concentration or make a mistake resulting in a traffic infraction, but oftentimes, drivers are targeted for specific violations in predicatble circumstances. Here's a few tips to help reduce the chances of being ticketed in NYC.

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The three infractions above are the most easily avoided of frequently written tickets in NYC and they stem from the city's crackdown on pedestrian deaths--here is further reading about NYC 's Vision Zero: New York City's Right of Way Law helps protect pedestrians on dangerous city streets. The law makes it a misdemeanor crime when a driver fails to yield and kills or injures a person walking in the crosswalk with the right of way. The New York City Right of Way Law | Transportation Alternatives › issues › vision-zero › right-of-way

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