Not only can reckless driving or racing drive up your insurance rates, but speeding tickets can also make your insurance rates higher for three years.
RCW 46.61.440 – The speeding statute. Speeding tickets are infractions that insurance companies pay attention to for raising rates. Speeding tickets can be based on pace, radar, laser, lidar, aircraft, or visual estimates. Officers do not have to make you sign the ticket or even had you the ticket. They can mail you the ticket after they observe you.
RCW 46.61.440 – The speeding in the school zone statute. If you have been issued a ticket for speeding in school zone this is a serious offense. The fine you are subjected to is highe... Read More