Riding With An Unsecured Pet In Your Vehicle Could Result In Hefty Fines
It might surprise you to learn that riding with an unsecured pet in your vehicle could potentially result in a substantial traffic ticket.
Drivers have the responsibility of ensuring that they exercise all the care and attention necessary to be a safe road user. Case law has stated that driving without due care and attention does not end with your mobile device - it focuses on the manner in which a vehicle is operated overall.
This could mean that driving with your pup on your lap could come with a big fine and massive penalty points.
Last week, I spoke to 604 NOW about distracted driving laws and what this could mean for pet owners on the go. You can read the entire article here.