Have you been charged with careless driving? If convicted, your insurance rates will increase or you may be identified as a high risk driver. A careless driving charge is usually given during an accident. It is a charge that covers a wide array of driving situations. It's extremely important that you contact me immediately if you receive this charge. Pleading guilty gives you severe penalties.
The penalties for a careless driving conviction are as follows:
Six demerit points
Minimum fine of $400 and no more than $2,000
Possible suspension of your driver's licence for a period of no more than two years
Possible term of imprisonment for up to six months