Pennsylvania’s distracted driving law generally bans all text and electronic messaging while driving. But the state doesn’t have any restrictions on talking on the phone while driving. Read more specifics, including the costs of a texting ticket.
Pennsylvania has two types of speeding laws: a “basic speeding law” and “absolute limits.” This article explains the differences between the two and the consequences of a speeding violation. (Also, check out our article that discusses the different types of speeding laws.) Basic Speeding Law
Pennsylvania drivers who run stop signs or stop lights will likely have to pay a fine. Red light and stop sign violations also add demerit points to a motorist’s driving record. This article gives an outline of what the law prohibits and some of the specific consequences of a stop sign or red light ticket.