NJ 39:4-55. Improper action or omission on grades and curves.

Defending NJ 39:4-55.  Improper action or omission on grades and curves.

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NJ Statute: 39:4-55.  Action on steep grades and curves.

The driver of a motor vehicle traversing a steep grade or mountain highway shall hold the vehicle under control and as near the right-hand side of the highway as reasonably possible, and when traveling upon a down grade upon a highway, shall not coast with the gears of the vehicle in neutral.  When approaching a curve where the view is obstructed within a distance of two hundred feet along the highway, he shall give audible warning with a horn or other warning device.

AKA: NJ Criminal Charge 39:4-55, Violation 39:4-55, Offense 39:4-55

Disclaimer: A copy of this statute has been provided for your information. This wording was current from the NJ website lis.njleg.state.nj.us as of August 2012.

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