Reckless Operation – Columbus, OH

When You Need a Reckless Driving Attorney


Reckless Operation or Reckless Driving is known as willful or wanton disregard for the safety of persons or property, and is considered a serious traffic violation and criminal offense in Ohio. Because reckless operation can be punishable as a minor, fourth or third degree misdemeanor, the penalties for a reckless driving offense can range from fines to jail time, and will result in points added to your record.  If a person receives more than 12 points during a two year period, their license and driving privileges will be suspended.

Reckless Operation can occur due to a number of dangerous driving practices, including:


  • Speeding
  • Disobeying Street Signs
  • Accelerating Through Yellow Lights
  • Following Too Closely
  • Swerving


If you have been charged with Reckless Operation and are in need of an experienced criminal defense attorney, Robert D. Erney can help you understand your case and assist you in fighting the charge. With 29 years of experience, Robert D. Erney has handled many reckless driving cases successfully, resulting in lesser charges for the offense. For more information on reckless operation, contact Robert D. Erney and Associates today.