NEW JERSEY FAILURE TO STOP AT FLASHING RED LIGHT LAWYER
In New Jersey, drivers must come to a complete stop at a flashing red light. Failure to stop at a flashing red signal may result in a traffic ticket. Those convicted of failing to stop at a flashing red light are subject to 2 motor vehicle points in addition to fines and court costs. Therefore, it is important for anyone charged with a failure to stop at a flashing red light in New Jersey to consult with a New Jersey Failure to Stop at Flashing Red Light Lawyer. The Sloan Law Firm handles failing to stop at a flashing red signal offenses and all other traffic violations in New Jersey. The firm offers free initial consultations on all traffic offense cases.
NEW JERSEY FAILURE TO STOP AT FLASHING RED SIGNAL LAW
In New Jersey, the observation of flashing red signals is governed by N.J.S.A. 39:4–119, which provides:
Traffic control signals and beacon or flashing signals when operating as flashing mechanisms shall conform to the following:
a. Flashing red: The red lens when illuminated with rapid intermittent flashes shall require drivers to come to a complete stop before entering or crossing the intersection. The driver shall proceed only after yielding the right of way to all traffic on the intersecting street, which traffic is so close as to constitute an immediate hazard.
b. Flashing amber: The amber lens when illuminated with rapid intermittent flashes shall indicate the presence of danger and require drivers to proceed only with caution.
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The Sloan Law Firm provides aggressive and experienced legal defense to anyone charged with a failure to stop at a flashing red light in New Jersey. It is important to protect your rights, especially if you have been involved in a motor vehicle accident and received a traffic summons for failing to stop at a flashing red signal. If you or a loved one has been charged with failing to stop at a flashing red light and would like to discuss the matter, please do not hesitate to contact the Sloan Law Firm at: (908) 358-2938. The initial consultation for all traffic offenses is always free.