With certain exceptions, Connecticut’s distracted driving law bans all cellphone and wireless device use—including texting—while driving. Read about the specifics of the law and the costs of a cellphone or texting ticket.
If you get caught running a stop sign or red light in Connecticut, you’ll typically be looking at a fine and points on your driving record. This article gives an overview of what the law prohibits and some specific consequences of a stop sign or red light violation.
What is the law in Connecticut regarding passengers in your pickup cargo bed? Connecticut is one of a majority of states that has restrictions on passengers in the cargo bed of a pickup truck. For the most part, these laws are intended to protect younger passengers.
Connecticut, like most states, uses a point system to track drivers. Under that system each point serves as a demerit, and the more you get, the more likely it is that you will have your license suspended or even revoked for good.