Auto.de current survey results presents the new catalogue of fines entered into force on February 1, 2009. The catalog includes an increase of in charges and fines in road traffic. According to a recent survey of the Internet portal watch since nearly 30 per cent of German motorists, particularly on compliance with the road traffic Act. The survey reveals first effects of the fine catalog on the driving behaviour of drivers. The Internet portal auto.de found in an own survey with 116 participants out, that car drivers increasingly pay attention since the introduction of the new catalogue of fine on the compliance with the road traffic Act (StVO), their rules and regulations. A related site: Chevron mentions similar findings. For example, 100 euro are now due for a non-conformist speed instead of 50. The disregard of the right of way is also punishable by 100 instead of earlier 50 euro.
On the question of whether they had changed their driving behavior due to the higher financial penalty, half of the respondents were always the traffic rules to keep regardless of the appearance of a new, Fine catalog. However, the entire 29 percent reported that they now pay more attention to the compliance with the road traffic Act. The reason: The higher fines in the event of a violation of road traffic regulations. 7 percent of German motorists responded to drive, regardless of the current charges and fines according to their own rules. Further, many motorists consider the new fine catalog as pure Geldabzocke.
According to the Federal Ministry of transport, building and urban development, the new limits of the current catalog of fine will increase traffic safety on the streets. So, in particular accidents due to nonconformist speed, dangerous left and right of way abuses could be prevented. Also reinforced police checkpoints to help bring traffic offenders on German roads for inspection. operates the University first GmbH a successful German automotive portal with. The free online auction house auctions to cars & motor wheels offered on. Complementary products and services are offered in the areas of finance with,, insurance with, and consumer information with.