Be Warned Drivers Could be stung for using Apple Pay at Drive through by Police

be warned drivers could be stung for using apple pay at drive through by police

Driver could land themselves with a hefty fine and points on their licence by using a drive

Drivers could be stung by a maximum £1,000 fine and six penalty points if they use their smartphone to pay for their meal at a drive thru.

The standard fine for using a smartphone while driving is £200 and six penalty points on your licence, but if your case goes to court you could face a £1,000 fine.

The use of smartphone payment apps such as Apple Pay and Android Pay have become prevalent in the UK, due to the ease and convenience.

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However, due to changes in the law regarding smartphone usage in the UK while behind the wheel, you could face a fine if you are caught.

Under the new phone driving laws, if you touch your phone, while driving on a road, you could land yourself a maximum £1,000 fine and six penalty points on your licence.

This means that anyone paying for their meal using this service could too be fined,