Basic Speed Law: No person shall drive a vehicle at a speed greater than is reasonable and prudent under the conditions and having regard to the actual and potential hazards then existing. SC § § 56-5-1520(a) & (c) Penalty for Exceeding Speed Limit A first time violator may be:
If you get caught running a stop sign or red light in South Carolina, you’ll likely face fines and demerit 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.
To qualify for a disability parking plates or placards (sometimes referred to as a “handicapped sticker”) in South Carolina, the applicant must meet one of the conditions described below and must obtain a licensed physician’s certification prior to the initial issuance of disability access placards: