No person shall open the door of a motor vehicle on the side available to moving traffic unless and until it is reasonably safe to do so, and can be done without interfering with the movement of other traffic, nor shall any person leave a door open on the side of a vehicle available to moving traffic for a period of time longer than necessary to load or unload passengers.
if the open door person is half way inside the vehicle on the private residential road. and the reason why the door is open is becuase the person is entering the vehicle .. should the peson be resp… [Reply/Read more]
Hi, i was driving for lyft when passenger opened the door suddenly and the other car hit my back door and damaged his car and my door pretty much badly. Who will be responisble for this as it was the… [Reply/Read more]
How does VTL 1214 apply to driver entering vehicle? On a 2 way street, driver has to be standing in street to open door. Isn’t that sufficient notice to oncoming driver to leave enough spac… [Reply/Read more]
What is the maximum fine for this violation in Herkimer County NYS? [Reply/Read more]
I parked my car, I pressed the button to turn off the vehicle. I then looked out my driver side door window to check for traffic and to make sure it was clear to exit. I noticed a blue van double pa… [Reply/Read more]