Speeding tickets in Florida are the most common ticket issued and vary in point total assessed. Tickets exceeding the speed limit by 30 miles per hour or more require a MANDATORY COURT APPEARANCE and can result in a suspended license. Below you will find some useful information regarding point totals for Florida Speeding tickets.
• Exceeding posted speed limit by 15mph or less = 3 POINTS
• Exceeding posted speed limit by 16mph to 29mph = 4 POINTS
• Exceeding posted speed limit by 30mph or greater = 4 POINTS
In Florida if you exceed the speed limit in a Construction zone or School zone you can receive a fine of up to $1000. Simply paying your ticket or attending a hearing without counsel could result points being assessed to your record through a formal conviction, or worse, a suspended license. If you’ve received a Florida speeding ticket give me a call. Hopefully I can help you. If I can’t, I can at least guide you in the right direction.