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Lawbreakers - The Road Traffic Act

Published:Monday | February 23, 2015 | 11:04 PM
Another motorcyclist without helmet.
A motorcyclist and a passenger, both without helmets, on the roads of the Corporate Area.

43 D (1) Every person shall, at all times while driving, or riding on, a motor cycle, wear a protective helmet of the prescribed shape, quality, construction or standard.

(2) A person who contravenes subsection (1) commits an offence and shall be liable on a summary conviction before a Resident Magistrate -

(a) in the case of a first offence, to a fine not exceeding two thousand dollars;

(b) in the case of a second or subsequent offence, to a fine not exceeding five thousand dollars.