When the employee drives a company motor vehicle, who is responsible for the fine?


According to Article 135 of the Highway Code, whenever the code is infringed, the responsibility lies with the driver.

In the case of infractions that are not subject to assessment at the time they occur, as with fines for speeding or parking, not knowing who the driver is, the responsibility lies with the owner of the vehicle, and it is possible for him to prove the misuse or contrary to his orders, the instructions or the terms of the authorization granted ceasing to be made, thus, your responsibility being responsible, in this case, the driver.

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