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Women Drivers

Dispelling the Myths around Women Drivers in the UK

February 6, 2017 0 0

Google lists 6,090,000 hits when you enter the search terms ‘Women driver jokes’. Men on the other hand, are idolised and routinely depicted in Hollywood blockbusters as the more skilled and adept drivers – ‘Drive’, ‘Fast and Furious’ and ‘James Bond’ to name but a few cult driving films with male magician drivers behind the…

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BBC Radio 3 Counties Interview about Texting and Driving

January 18, 2017 0 0

Jeanette Miller talks about the appeal process and what could happen regarding a texting and driving conviction.

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Driving Offence Statistics 2016

December 23, 2016 0 2

2016 in review It seems fitting that the year our founder, Geoffrey Miller, passed away is the most successful since the firm was founded in 2000. Geoffrey was always so proud of the success of the firm and the fact that it continued to bear his name long after he retired. Morals and Justice To…

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Is #Technology putting drivers in danger #TheDistractionFactor

April 4, 2016 0 0

Jeanette Miller talks about accidents and near misses caused by being distracted at the wheel by technology. Cars today have more modern gadgets such as Radios, Sat Navs and On-board dashboard computers. The legislation was last updated in 2003 and Jeanette thinks there needs to be law changes.

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New Court Costs for Convicted Defendants

April 13, 2015 0 0

New regulations have been introduced today under the Prosecution of Offences Act 1985 (Criminal Courts Charge) Regulations 2015 which impose a compulsory Criminal Courts Charge on any defendant convicted of an offence in a Criminal Court on or after 13 April 2015. The Ministry of Justice has advised these charges have been introduced in order…

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Be Prepared For Driving In April Showers

April 13, 2015 0 0

As the famous rhyme goes, “April showers brings May flowers.” Well, it also brings dangerous driving conditions too. As we know all too well, the transition from winter to spring brings an onset of April showers that at times can be torrential without notice. Here at Geoffrey Miller we want to ensure you are prepared…

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Motoring Offence Fines To Be Unlimited

March 27, 2015 0 0

Guest Blog by John Ruane On 12 March 2015 new subsections of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (LASPO) were introduced which have now done away with the £5,000 cap that used to limit the maximum fine that Magistrates could impose on offenders. Magistrates have now been given new powers to…

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Calls For Increase to Maximum Penalty for Dangerous Driving Abandoned

October 24, 2011 0 0

Sentencing reforms for dangerous driving charges scrapped, but that’s not the end of the story… As the law currently stands, the maximum sentence that the courts can impose for an offence of dangerous driving is 2 years in prison.  The only situation where a greater sentence for dangerous driving can be imposed is when someone…

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