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Handheld Communication Device

3 Demerit Points & 3 Day Suspension Upon Conviction

Let POINTTS™ licensed paralegals help you avoid fines, demerit points, increase in insurance premiums and licence suspension.

Offence

Handheld Communication Device

Demerit Points

3 Points

Fines

$500.00 – $1,000.00 plus Court Costs and Victim Surcharges plus License Suspension.

Handheld Communication Device Ticket

The penalties for a hand-held or entertainment device charge for drivers with a G-class license in Ontario are as follows:

  • For the first offence: a fine between $500 and $1,000 as well as a 3-day suspension of your licence.
  • For the second offence: a fine between $500 and $2,000 as well as a 7-day suspension of your licence.
  • For the third or additional subsequent offence: a fine between $500 and $3,000 as well as a 30-day suspension of your licence.

The penalties for novice class drivers (G1/G2 or M1/M2) include escalating sanctions by way of further suspensions upon conviction even more reason to make sure you have proper representation.

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How Demerit Points Work

Demerit points stay on your record for two years from the offence date. If you collect enough points, you can lose your driver's licence.

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Escalating penalties

If you are a novice driver and have committed an offence resulting in demerit points, you may also receive a licence suspension or cancellation under Ontario's escalating penalties program.

7 Demerit Points:

  • failing to remain at the scene of a collision
  • failing to stop when signaled or asked by a police officer

6 Demerit Points:

  • careless driving
  • racing
  • exceeding the speed limit by 50 km/hour or more
  • failing to stop for a school bus

5 Demerit Points:

  • failing to stop at an unprotected railway crossing (for bus drivers only)

4 Demerit Points:

  • exceeding the speed limit by 30 to 49 km/hour
  • following too closely

3 Demerit Points:

  • driving while holding or using a hand-held wireless communications or entertainment device
  • driving while viewing a display screen unrelated to the driving task
  • exceeding the speed limit by 16 to 29 km/hour
  • driving through, around or under a railway crossing barrier
  • driving the wrong way on a divided road
  • driving or operating a vehicle on a closed road
  • failing to yield the right-of-way
  • failing to obey a stop sign, traffic control stop/slow sign, traffic light or railway crossing signal
  • failing to obey the directions of a police officer
  • failing to report a collision to a police officer
  • failing to slow and carefully pass a stopped emergency vehicle or a tow truck with its amber lights flashing
  • failing to move, where possible, into another lane when passing a stopped emergency vehicle or a tow truck with its amber lights flashing
  • improper passing
  • improper driving when road is divided into lanes
  • improper use of a high occupancy vehicle lane
  • going the wrong way on a one-way road
  • crossing a divided road where no proper crossing is provided
  • crowding the driver's seat

2 Demerit Points:

  • improper right turn
  • improper left turn
  • improper opening of a vehicle door
  • prohibited turns
  • towing people on toboggans, bicycles, skis
  • unnecessary slow driving
  • backing on highway
  • failing to lower headlamp beams
  • failing to obey signs
  • failing to stop at a pedestrian crossing
  • failing to share the road
  • failing to signal
  • driver failing to wear a seat belt
  • driver failing to ensure infant/child passenger is properly secured in an appropriate child restraint system or booster seat
  • driver failing to ensure that a passenger less than 23 kg is properly secured
  • driver failing to ensure that a passenger under 16 years is wearing a seat belt
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Why Fight Your Traffic Ticket?

Traffic Tickets - Speeding, Careless Driving, Disobeying a Stop Sign, Fail to Move, Fail to Remain at an Accident - can result in License Suspension.  Paying a fine and pleading guilty to a traffic ticket can have many more consequences than a hefty fine amount. Most traffic tickets have demerit points and as little as one conviction can increase your insurance rates.

Let POINTTS™ Traffic Ticket Paralegals represent you in court.

 

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Speeding Costs You Demerit Points

The number of points you get will depend upon the offence. When it comes to speeding, you will receive:
♦ Three demerit points if you exceed the speed limit by 16 to 29 km/h
♦ Four demerit points if you go over the speed limit by 30 to 49 km/h
♦ Six demerit points if you’re convicted of racing or exceeding the speed limit by 50 km/h or more
Get additional information on Demerit Points.

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Call POINTTS™

You receive a traffic ticket or summons from a police officer. You can call 1-888-787-0260 or book your free consultation online.

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Free Consultation

A POINTTS™ Traffic Ticket Paralegal will review your ticket(s) and/or summons.

Fight Your Ticket

You retain POINTTS™ The Traffic Ticket Paralegals to fight your ticket in court. We do our utmost to get you the best possible outcome.

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