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Road construction zones in Texas present unique challenges to drivers, including narrow lanes, heavy equipment, slow-moving vehicles, and uneven or missing pavement. Gravel on the roadway and even various equipment present a hazard to drivers and road construction workers in Texas work zones. Traffic fines double in construction or maintenance zones in Texas, and there […]

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If you live in Texas, taking a state-approved defensive driving course from Ticket School is a great idea. From ticket dismissal to insurance discounts, such a course offers a wide range of benefits. Yet many people ask “How often can you take a defensive driving course?” Texas state law permits drivers to take defensive driving […]

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If you were ticketed for a motor vehicle or traffic violation on Texas roads, you’ve probably already been notified that you’re eligible for the defensive driving course. Here’s how to complete the process without having to visit a government agency. Why Do Courts Need My Texas Driving Record, and Which Certified Copy Should I Order? […]

Police Officer Arresting Drug Dealer

One question many new and young drivers have in Texas is “Can you be arrested for a traffic violation?” Certain offenses would clearly warrant being arrested, such as: DUI/DWI Dangerous/Reckless Driving Driving on a Suspended/Revoked Driver License Yet, there are also other minor offenses where one can be arrested in Texas by law enforcement officers. […]

Distracted teenager driving a car with his cell phone in his hand

In recent years, there has been an increase in the number of teenage car crashes caused by distracted driving in Texas. According to the C.R.I.S. Query Database from the Texas Department of Transportation, the number of crashes involving teens and drivers under the age of 21 was 211,803 and included these causes from 2017:1 Speeding […]