If I’m Pulled Over, What Info Do I Need To Provide?

Police truck suv vehicle with flashing red and blue lights

Being stopped by a police officer while driving can be frightening.  You may be unsure of your rights, the details you need to provide, and what you ought to keep quiet about.   Here’s everything you need to know about New York traffic-stop protocol and what to do when a police officer pulls you over.  When… Read more »

Consequences of Child Seat Belt Violations under VTL 1229 (c)

Teddy bear strapped in with seat belt in back seat of car

Nearly everyone has come across the “Buckle Up, It’s The Law” sign.   Seatbelts are proven to save lives. Adults are aware of the risks of not fastening them. But children do not, so adults bear the responsibility ofg making sure they’re secured.   The courts and the law take seatbelt violations seriously, especially as they involve… Read more »