The house from 1 March 2017 the penalty for using a handheld mobile phone whilst driving increases from 3 points to 6 penalty points upon the drivers licence.

Drivers facing prosecution for using a mobile phone should seek the services of an expert traffic lawyer. As the number of penalty points for using a mobile phone while driving has doubled overnight, the number of people facing a possible driving ban because of using a mobile phone whilst driving will rapidly increase. Motorists will also face the increased risk of a totting up disqualification due to the accumulation of penalty points upon the driving licence .

A driving ban solicitor will be essential in these cases. At TrafficLawyer4U solicitors , we are expert traffic lawyers who regularly prevent a driving ban.

In addition, people caught using a mobile phone whilst driving will not have the benefit of a drivers improvement course but will face an immediate motoring prosecution for the offence of using a mobile phone whilst driving.

The fine will also increase from a fixed penalty of £100 to £200. Anyone caught using a mobile phone whilst driving should contact TrafficLawyer4U  solicitors as experts in the field of avoiding a driving ban.