Kentucky’s distracted driving laws prohibit text messaging for all drivers and talking on a cellphone for only certain drivers. Read the specifics of what the laws restrict and the costs of a cellphone or texting ticket.
If you get caught running a stop sign or red light in Kentucky, 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 of the specific consequences of a stop sign or red light violation.
What does it mean to drive without a license in Kentucky? Driving without a license can refer to three scenarios: driving without a license in your possession, driving after your license was suspended or revoked, and unlicensed driving.
Kentucky requires all vehicle passengers to use a seat belt but also imposes special rules for children riding in vehicles. The specifics of these rules depend on the child’s age, weight, and height. Below is an overview of the requirements and penalties associated with Kentucky’s child restraint laws.
A motorist who drives recklessly or wantonly and kills another person in Kentucky may face homicide, manslaughter, or murder charges. Read more about how these offenses are defined and the penalties you'll face for a conviction.