With a subpoena, proper follow-up is crucial. It's best to know what to do.
As a victim in traffic, you also have your rights. Therefore, it is important to properly document and argue what exactly happened.
Causing an accident, a serious speeding offence, drunkenness or alcohol intoxication, flight offence, driving through a red light, driving uninsured or without a licence ... These are all traffic offences for which you can be criminally prosecuted in the police court.
If you receive an immediate collection and you do not agree with the fine, you have the right to dispute it. It is possible to argue a challenge on facts.
In Belgium, you are obliged to take out civil liability insurance. This covers the damage you cause to others as a result of an accident with your car. This includes both material damage to the other party's vehicle and physical injuries to its occupants.
Find a lawyer
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"Are you willing to take a polygraph test? Can and should that be done just like that? And what does it mean?
From now on, citizens can use Just-on-web to search whether a justice of the peace has already ruled on your case. We briefly explain how you can do that.
How does that work, getting a lawyer?
You are always free to choose your own lawyer. Of course, always ask your lawyer beforehand whether they can help you with your specific questions. Each lawyer has his or her own knowledge and experience.
Are you in a different situation?
Two topics we would rather stay away from, but sometimes you do find yourself in a situation where you are confronted with these issues.
What you leave behind after your life can easily be arranged in advance. A lawyer will assist you and your loved ones.
A school is an inspiring environment. But sometimes you face a difficult situation there. Find out what you can do then.
Being an entrepreneur often means pursuing your passion and making your dreams come true. But there is also a lot involved. A lawyer will help you every step of the way.
Money does not make you happy, people have been known to claim. But financial worries weigh (very) heavily. Find out what you can do when you are struggling.
Finally, your own place! Did you buy or sell, rent or let. A home should be a safe haven, no matter what.
In working relationships, legal questions sometimes arise. A lawyer stands by you, advising and mediating where necessary.
Family is important to you, and you want to do everything for them. But relationships are becoming more complex and the traditional family is becoming less common. A lawyer will help you with that.