You’ve probably noticed that drinking and driving arrests are on the rise throughout Ontario. But, it isn’t just the amount of arrests going up; penalties are on the rise, too. There are even instances where you can be charged for drinking and driving, even if you are “under 80,” that is, under 80 milligrams of alcohol per 100 millilitres of blood.
Since a DUI on your record can have devastating consequences on your life, it’s always recommended to have an experienced lawyer on your side to defend you against drinking and driving charges. Orangeville and Brampton drivers have been turning to Richard Allman Law Office for a number of years as a result of our experience with drinking and driving cases.
Why You Should Fight Your Drinking and Driving Charges, Orangeville!
In the past, the penalty for a first-time offender was just $600.00. Today, a charge of drinking and driving is $1,000.00. And, the fines only go up from there with subsequent drinking and driving convictions.
There are many reasons to challenge your drinking and driving charges. Orangeville drivers may be surprised to learn that if you are convicted of drinking and driving you could: