UK uninsured vehicle hotspots revealed
The maps below show the overall top 20 postal districts where uninsured drivers are most likely to be found and the top 10 uninsured postal districts within each Government region in the UK.
The first interactive map contains red flags that indicate where there are multiple hotspots and can zoom-in. The green flags indicate the location of the 20 individual hotspots and their ranking number.
The second interactive map contains the top 10 uninsured postal districts within each Government region, which are displayed with a drill-down box by clicking on a region. The top twenty postcodes for uninsured drivers are highlighted in red and can be found in the North West, Yorkshire and the Humber, West Midlands and London.
If your vehicle is not on the Motor Insurance Database, the only central record of insured vehicles in the UK, the police will stop you at the roadside. Success in tackling uninsured drivers is improving – 140,000 vehicles were seized in 2011 for no insurance.
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