The enclosed article contains general legal information about defending charges of dangerous operation of a motor vehicle in Alberta. Those looking for specific information about a matter that is or about to be brought before the Courts should consult with a criminal defence lawyer immediately. This article provides legal information about the above captioned area for offences in Alberta. It is not intended to be used as a substitute for proper legal advice.Many Albertans consider driving offences as trivial things, which may be easily solved with a quick fine. However, when charges of dangerous driving involve substantial damage to property, serious injury or even death, the consequences can be serious. These cases demand experienced and effective criminal defence.Dangerous driving is broadly defined in the criminal code, leaving police and law enforcement substantial latitude to apply the charge as they see fit. Particularly where you are charged in conjunction with a serious injury or death, you need a knowledgeable legal counsel to help protect your rights.
Abrupt and improper lane changes
Accidents resulting in serious injury
Criminal negligence causing death