Failure to file after accident
- • penalty
(1) A person commits the offense of failure to make a future responsibility filing after an accident if:
(a) The person is the owner or driver of a motor vehicle involved in an accident;
(b) At the time of the accident the vehicle was operated in violation of ORS 806.010 (Driving uninsured prohibited);
(c) The person does not make a future responsibility filing within 30 days after the accident; and
(d) The person is not exempt under ORS 806.210 (Exemption from requirement to file after accident) from making a future responsibility filing.
(2) The employer of a driver is subject to the requirements and penalties under this section if the driver is an employee exempted from this section under ORS 806.210 (Exemption from requirement to file after accident). If an employer is subject to this section, the registration of the employer’s vehicles may be suspended as provided under ORS 809.050 (Revocation or suspension of registration of employer for failure to make future responsibility filing).
(3) In addition to any other penalties under this section, violation of this section subjects the violator to suspension of driving privileges as provided under ORS 809.415 (Suspensions for conduct involving judgments, financial responsibility, dishonesty).
(4) The offense described in this section, failure to make a future responsibility filing after an accident, is a Class B traffic violation. [1983 c.338 §855; 1985 c.393 §63; 2003 c.402 §14; 2009 c.257 §5]
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