Category Archives: Traffic Law

Crackdown on Underage Drinking at Jones Beach Concerts

New York State is targeting fake IDs and underage drinking at the Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theatre Operation Prevent is a multi-agency effort by the New York State Department of Motor Vehicles Division of Field Investigation, the New York State Liquor Authority, the New York State Police and local law enforcement agencies.  The agencies…
Read more

New York Cracks Down On Tinted Car Windows

Effective January 1, 2017 all New York State Department of Motor Vehicle licensed inspection stations are required to measure window tint before approving a vehicle as inspected.  To pass inspection the vehicle windows must allow at least 70 percent of light into the vehicle. If you have received a ticket for tinted windows, speeding, driving…
Read more

New York State Enforces “Move Over Law”

Effective January 1, 2011 drivers on multi-lane highways throughout New York State are required to slow down and “move over” (when they can safely do so) giving safe clearance when approaching stopped emergency vehicles with red flashing lights. If you fail slow down and change lanes when approaching such a vehicle, you can be charged…
Read more