Police officers who seized uninsured £150k Bentley Continental took it for an unauthorised drive

Three police officers who seized a Bentley Continental from an uninsured driver took it for an unauthorised drive up and down a dual carriage way before impounding it.  Hertfordshire PCs Lewis Mack, Sam Butler and Ian Gould jumped into the Bentley when it was decided it had to be taken back to the police station … Read more

Police officers who seized uninsured £150k Bentley Continental took it for an unauthorised drive

Three police officers who seized a Bentley Continental from an uninsured driver took it for an unauthorised drive up and down a dual carriage way before impounding it.  Hertfordshire PCs Lewis Mack, Sam Butler and Ian Gould jumped into the Bentley when it was decided it had to be taken back to the police station … Read more

Speeding, uninsured, unlicenced student making Covid-breaching 150-mile journey has car seized

Britain’s dumbest driver? Speeding, uninsured, unlicenced student making Covid-breaching 150-mile journey ‘for a change of scenery’ has car (with bald tyres) seized after stopping in MIDDLE of the M62 when police pulled him over Driver – who had only a provisional license – travelled from Preston to Sheffield Picked up friend before setting off to … Read more

Should Ryanair be trying to get people to fly uninsured and against advice?

It says a lot about Ryanair’s reputation for customer service that writing a column critical of it feels daft. Nonetheless, the airline that made its name by combining cheap flights with cheap shots at customers had until recently somewhat stepped up its game. Seemingly, having decided that it had taken being mean to customers as … Read more

Crackdown on uninsured motorists begins this week

All 43 police forces in the UK are to hunt down uninsured motorists on the road as part of a dedicated campaign being sprung on illegal drivers this week. ‘Operation Driver Insured’ – which kicked off today and runs until 1 November – will see increased policing to detect and seize uninsured vehicles that are … Read more

Uninsured driver who killed veterinary nurse, 46, in head-on crash flees UK

Uninsured Lithuanian driver who killed veterinary nurse, 46, in head-on crash flees UK and goes on the run after being found guilty Vytautas Kiminius, 35, found guilty of causing death by dangerous driving in May Rachel Radwell killed after he took ‘racing line’ through corner in Peterborough  Cambridgeshire Police have since revealed he fled the … Read more

Nearly 15% of US adults are uninsured with most saying it is because coverage is too expensive

Nearly 15% of US adults are uninsured: Two-thirds of under-30s and more than 80% of older adults who don’t have health care say they can’t afford it, CDC report finds A new CDC report found that 14.5% of adults between ages 18 and 64 were uninsured in 2019 – s one-third drop from 20.4% in … Read more

Uninsured drink driver, 40, jailed for nine years after he said woman who died was faking injuries

An uninsured drink driver has been jailed for nine years after claiming a woman who died in the crash was faking her injuries. Godwin Ohue, 40, was more than four times over the legal drink-driving limit when he crashed into another car, killing 20-year-old Darcy Bruce-Lawrence. He smashed into the side of a vehicle performing … Read more

Uninsured teenage driver who led police on chase avoids jail

Uninsured teenage driver avoids jail despite leading police on high-speed chase with his pregnant girlfriend in passenger seat that only ended when they rammed him off the road Jordan Archer, 19, raced through his home town at night without headlights on The teenager was today spared jail and given a three-year ban on driving  Dash … Read more

Coronavirus could leave up to 11 million more Americans uninsured

As many as 11 million Americans may lose their insurance in the aftermath of the coronavirus pandemic, a new report estimates.  Amid the sprawling transmission of COVID-19, the economy has gone into free fall and US unemployment made a record-breaking jump of nearly 17 million in just three weeks as businesses shuttered to slow the … Read more