Reasonable Speed Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Reasonable Speed, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Reasonable Speed?

(n) Reasonable speed is the speed at which a prudent driver is expected to drive a vehicle, in the absence of any external influences like alcohol, insanity, absence of mind, medical urgency etc taking in to account the condition of vehicle, circumstances and rules prevailing there in.