What is the cost or fine for 21462 vc violation in California
Disobedience to Traffic Control Signals
21462 vc Fine $234 DMV Point 1 (2012)

21462 vcThe fine for violation of California vehicle code section 21462 vc is $234. The DMV point for violation of section 21462 vc is 1 point. Basically, it is a violation of section 21462 vc to ignore traffic control devices. There are several different traffic defenses for violation of 21462 vc. However, each and everyone of these defenses will be different based on each situation, roadway geometry and the traffic control devices in the immediate vicinity of the location of the alleged traffic violation.

The cost for violation of cvc 21462 is much higher than the $234 fine due to the 1 DMV point that will appear on the driver’s DMV record resulting in an increase for the insurance premium for 3 to 5 years. Therefore, to calculate the actual cost of 21462 vc traffic ticket one must take into account the $234 fine as well as the increase in the insurance premium for the 3 to 5 year period.  If you want to find out how to fight traffic ticket for 21462 click on the highlighted link.

The following is the California vehicle code section 21462:

21462  The driver of any vehicle, the person in charge of any animal, any pedestrian, and the motorman of any streetcar shall obey the instructions of any official traffic signal applicable to him and placed as provided by law, unless otherwise directed by a police or traffic officer or when it is necessary for the purpose of avoiding a collision or in case of other emergency, subject to the exemptions granted by Section 21055.