Just Off Highway 99 in Bakersfield
On Highway 99 in California, there are lots of red light cameras installed.
Theoretically, these tools are supposed to be able to detect a red light
violation. But, it is being discovered that these things are unfortunately
not as accurate as they were once thought to be. It is too often the case
that red-light camera tickets are thrown out because the yellow lights
are too short and the cameras don’t recognize that fact like a human
would. In fact, Bakersfield is one of the only cities on Highway 99 California
that still uses them. Most have recognized their faultiness and removed
them. But, surprisingly Bakersfield continues to retain them.
The biggest problem with most red light violations is that the driver never
received the ticket in the mail, or claims not to have received it and
fails to appear (FTA) in court on the scheduled date. Suddenly, the $500
fine doubles to nearly $1000. The thing to do with a red-light ticket
is to handle it, fight it, pay it, or ask for a traffic school. Whatever
you choose, do it before or on your court date. A lawyer can most likely
get your fine reduced, but you will probably pay the lawyer more than
the reduction; however, with an FTA you can usual save $300 or more with
representation or get it dismissed.
Red Light Violation in Kern County
The issue with the red-light cameras is not the only problem surrounding
red light violations. The whole thing can get very complicated. That is
why you should consult with a good traffic ticket attorney if you are
stuck with a red light violation and got an FTA. The area of traffic law
is so important and has become so expensive in California that there are
entire firms that only focus on areas of traffic defense. The name heard
most often in Kern County; in fact, all SoCal when talking about traffic
ticket lawyers is Bigger & Harman. These lawyers can help you with
any problem you may have concerning your traffic ticket. They will also
be able to answer questions about why you were given the ticket. Therefore,
if you have received a moving violation and you can’t afford the
fine, or you think the fine is too much, call Bigger & Harman.
Contact Bigger & Harman, APC
One of the very best in the area is the Law Office of Bigger & Harman.
It was first founded to defend traffic tickets throughout SoCal. They
remain dedicated to fighting for their cause. And they have much more
than good intentions; they have vast knowledge, experience, and excellent
results in the local courts, police procedures, and traffic law. They
are the very best at assisting with a red light violation or any traffic
ticket defense in Kern, Tulare, Inyo, Riverside, LA and other SoCal counties.
Therefore, you should call Bigger & Harman, 661-349-9300, or email:
firstname.lastname@example.org to set up a FREE, no obligation consultation.