Providing in-depth analysis in a user-friendly format, this work covers every facet of road traffic law the practitioner is likely to encounter, from general definitions to legislation and case law. Its straightforward approach allows the user to access the information needed quickly and easily, with flow charts and tabular summaries to clarify complex areas. The 20th edition builds on the previous editions to remain the leading reference on road traffic offences, both in and out of court. Important changes include the impact of the Powers of Criminal Courts (Sentencing) Act 2000, the Human Rights Act 1998 and other legislation; new breath-testing devices; and the Magistrates' Court Sentencing Guidelines, reproduced in full. Only available in conjunction with supplement - 0-421-79720-7.