316.027 Crash Involving Death or Personal Injuries

316.027 Crash involving death or personal injuries. (1)(a) The driver of any vehicle involved in a crash occurring on public or private property that results in injury of any person must immediately sto...

316.061 Crashes Involving Damage To Vehicle or Property

316.061 Crashes involving damage to vehicle or property.— (1) The driver of any vehicle involved in a crash resulting only in damage to a vehicle or other property which is driven or attended by any p...

316.065 Crashes; Reports; Penalties

316.065 Crashes; reports; penalties.— (1) The driver of a vehicle involved in a crash resulting in injury to or death of any persons or damage to any vehicle or other property in an apparent amount of at...

316.070 Exchange of Information at Scene of Crash

316.070 Exchange of information at scene of crash.—The law enforcement officer at the scene of a crash required to be reported in accordance with the provisions of s. 316.066 shall instruct the driver of ...

316.071 Disabled Vehicles Obstructing Traffic

316.071 Disabled vehicles obstructing traffic.—Whenever a vehicle is disabled on any street or highway within the state or for any reason obstructs the regular flow of traffic, the driver shall move the...

316.072 Obedience To and Effect of Traffic Laws

316.072 Obedience to and effect of traffic laws.— (1) PROVISIONS OF CHAPTER REFERRING TO VEHICLES UPON THE HIGHWAYS.—The provisions of this chapter shall apply to the operation of vehicles and bicycle...

316.074 Obedience to and Required Traffic Control Devices

316.074 Obedience to and required traffic control devices.— (1) The driver of any vehicle shall obey the instructions of any official traffic control device applicable thereto, placed in accordance with ...

316.075 Traffic Control Signal Devices.

316.075 Traffic control signal devices.— (1) Except for automatic warning signal lights installed or to be installed at railroad crossings, whenever traffic, including municipal traffic, is controlled by tr...

316.0765 Lane direction Control Signals

316.0765 Lane direction control signals.—When lane direction control signals are placed over the individual lanes of a street or highway, vehicular traffic may travel in any lane or lanes over which a g...

316.0776 Traffic Infraction Detectors; Placement and Installation

316.0776 Traffic infraction detectors; placement and installation.— (1) Traffic infraction detectors are allowed on state roads when permitted by the Department of Transportation and under placement and i...

316.079 Duty to Yield to Highway Construction Workers

316.079 Duty to yield to highway construction workers.— (1) Every driver of a vehicle shall yield the right-of-way to a pedestrian worker and flagperson engaged in maintenance or construction work on a ...

316.083 Overtaking and Passing a Vehicle

316.083 Overtaking and passing a vehicle.—The following rules shall govern the overtaking and passing of vehicles proceeding in the same direction, subject to those limitations, exceptions, and special rul...

316.0895 Following Too Closely

316.0895 Following too closely.— (1) The driver of a motor vehicle shall not follow another vehicle more closely than is reasonable and prudent, having due regard for the speed of such vehicles and t...

316.1001 Payment of Toll on Toll Facilities Required; Penalties

316.1001 Payment of toll on toll facilities required; penalties.— (1) A person may not use any toll facility without payment of tolls, except as provided in s. 338.155. Failure to pay a prescribed toll ...

316.183 Unlawful Speed

316.183 Unlawful speed.— (1) No person shall drive a vehicle on a highway at a speed greater than is reasonable and prudent under the conditions and having regard to the actual and potential hazards then ...

316.191 Racing on Highways

316.191 Racing on highways.— (1) As used in this section, the term: (a) “Conviction” means a determination of guilt that is the result of a plea or trial, regardless of whether adjudication is withheld...

316.192 Reckless Driving

316.192 Reckless driving.— (1)(a) Any person who drives any vehicle in willful or wanton disregard for the safety of persons or property is guilty of reckless driving. (b) Fleeing a law enforcement officer...

316.1923 Aggressive Careless Driving

316.1923 Aggressive careless driving.—“Aggressive careless driving” means committing two or more of the following acts simultaneously or in succession: (1) Exceeding the posted speed as defined in s. 322...

316.1925 Careless Driving

316.1925 Careless driving. (1) Any person operating a vehicle upon the streets or highways within the state shall drive the same in a careful and prudent manner, having regard for the width, grade, cur...

316.193 DUI Driving Under the Influence; Penalties

316.193 Driving under the influence; penalties.— (1) A person is guilty of the offense of driving under the influence and is subject to punishment as provided in subsection (2) if the person is drivi...

316.1932 Tests for alcohol, chemical substances, or controlled substances; implied consent; refusal

316.1932 Tests for alcohol, chemical substances, or controlled substances; implied consent; refusal.— (1)(a)1.a. Any person who accepts the privilege extended by the laws of this state of operating a mot...

316.1933 Blood test for impairment or intoxication in cases of death or serious bodily injury; right to use reasonable force

316.1933 Blood test for impairment or intoxication in cases of death or serious bodily injury; right to use reasonable force.— (1)(a) If a law enforcement officer has probable cause to believe that a mot...

316.1934 Presumption of Impairment; Testing Methods

316.1934 Presumption of impairment; testing methods.— (1) It is unlawful and punishable as provided in chapter 322 and in s. 316.193 for any person who is under the influence of alcoholic beverages or co...

316.1935 Fleeing or attempting to elude a law enforcement officer; aggravated fleeing or eluding

316.1935 Fleeing or attempting to elude a law enforcement officer; aggravated fleeing or eluding.— (1) It is unlawful for the operator of any vehicle, having knowledge that he or she has been ordered to st...

316.1936 Possession of open containers of alcoholic beverages in vehicles prohibited; penalties

316.1936 Possession of open containers of alcoholic beverages in vehicles prohibited; penalties.— (1) As used in this section, the term: (a) “Open container” means any container of alcoholic beverage wh...

316.1959 Handicapped Parking Enforcement

316.1959 Handicapped parking enforcement.—The provisions of handicapped parking shall be enforced by state, county, and municipal authorities in their respective jurisdictions whether on public or pri...

316.305 Texting and Driving

316.305 Wireless communications devices; prohibition. (1) This section may be cited as the “Florida Ban on Texting While Driving Law.” (2) It is the intent of the Legislature to: (a) Improve roadway saf...

316.650 Traffic citations

1)(a) The department shall prepare and supply to every traffic enforcement agency in this state an appropriate form traffic citation that contains a notice to appear, is issued in prenumbered books, m...