SPEED TRAP: WHO GETS A TICKET, WHO GETS A BREAK

How a ticket raises insurance costs     
The Boston Globe

These three scenarios show how a driverís insurance premiums are affected by a moving violation in Massachusetts. The typical driver in the state pays $798 for coverages affected by the driving record.



SOURCE: Boston Globe analysis of records from the Mass. Registry of Motor Vehicles, April and May 2001


Graphic: Globe Staff