Failing to Identify The Driver Offence Solicitors
Under Section 172 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 the registered keeper of the vehicle is required by law to provide details relating to the identification of the driver at the time of the alleged incident. If this is not done within the required time limit provided the registered keeper of that vehicle can be prosecuted.
Penalties for Failing to Identify The Driver
Penalties can include imposing 6 penalty points and a fine of up to £1,000 if convicted. Companies can also be prosecuted for failing to furnish the requisite information.