Most Mexican drivers entering the United States do not have car insurance. That leaves Mexican and American drivers in a bad situation. Mexican drivers face the impounding of their vehicles and American drivers face the possibility of an accident with an uninsured motorist. One company is looking to reduce the number of uninsured Mexican drivers [...]

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A panel in the Louisiana House recently approved a bill that will allow police agencies to tow uninsured vehicles if they are stopped for other reasons. The number of uninsured drivers across America has increased over the last few years. In some states as many as 28% of the drivers to not have insurance. The [...]

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Nationally, more people are driving without insurance. Historically, unemployment rates have directly affected the number of uninsured motorists. The economic downturn of recent years has magnified that correlation. Oregon is one of a very few states that did not see an increase in the ranks of the uninsured. The national average for uninsured drivers is [...]

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Could UK vehicles without insurance be clamped and/or seized? In the UK, they don’t play around when it comes to uninsured motorists.  New regulations passed by the British parliament have authorized the potential seizure of uninsured motor vehicles. The new requirements also impose a mandatory fine on uninsured motorists. According to officials from the Department [...]

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The numbers of uninsured motorists are studied each year by the Insurance Research Council (IRC), and some of those findings are reflected in this article. As the economy took a tank and people began losing jobs, some pretty difficult decisions had to be made across America. Some families were forced to decide between basic needs [...]

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If you were forced to drop your automobile insurance because of the economic struggle, you are not alone. The number of uninsured motorists had been steadily dropping for several years before the recession. Those numbers jumped to over 14% during the worst of it. 2009, the year the most recent data was studied, showed that [...]

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According to figures released by the UK’s road safety charity Brake and Direct Line insurance company, 3.3 million British car owners have been involved in an accident with an uninsured motorist and that 1 in 10 car owners in the UK do not have insurance. The same statistics show that 25% of those accidents resulted [...]

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