Presentation on theme: "Tackling uninsured driving together"— Presentation transcript:
1 Tackling uninsured driving together ACPO and PFEW Joint National Roads Policing ConferenceTackling uninsured driving togetherMohammed Hemani, Head of MID Services15 January 2015Hinckley Island Hotel@DriveInsured
2 Overview Impact of uninsured driving Our approach Current situation and next stepsGetting input from you
3 Impact of uninsured driving It is estimated that uninsured and untraced drivers kill 130 people and injure 26,500 every yearResearch shows uninsured drivers are five times more likely to:- be involved in road collisions- fail to comply with other road traffic requirements- be engaged in other criminal activityWe know that by tackling uninsured driving we disrupt other criminalityYou have made over 205 million enquiries on our database and over 850,000 enquiries to the Police HelplinePartnering together for safer roads
4 Significant progress has been made to address uninsured driving Since powers came in for you to seize vehicles there have beenin excess of 1.3 million seizedMIB set up the Police Helpline in 2007 and has assisted you withseizing 271,756 vehiclesUninsured driving has reduced by 50% (2m to 1m uninsured drivers)We have sent out over 2 million Insurance Advisory Letters under Continuous Insurance Enforcement (CIE)
5 Our approach to supporting you OperationEducationEngagementPolice Helpline- Extended opening hours following pilotInsurance Fraud Bureau- Looking at tackling application fraudTraining materials- Developed new materials including pre-op materials and a good practice guide for motor tradePresence at key meetings:- NRPIF- Operation Reclaim Governance BoardConsultation- Police Survey- Follow up research
6 Need for change Reduction in the number of seizures Decline in calls to the Police HelplineConsultation to seek feedback on where we need to make improvementsA focus on evolving and increasing our activities under each of the three strandsConducting a public awareness campaign to tackle uninsured driving
7 Come and visit our stand! Your input is neededEssential we find out from you how we can support you better in taking uninsured drivers off the road and making roads even saferBreakout session 15:00‘Changing the way we work to tackle uninsured driving– how can MIB support you’.Come and visit our stand!
8 Stay connected www.mib.org.uk Mohammed Hemani Head of MID Services @DriveInsured
9 Stay connected www.mib.org.uk Neil Drane Head of Database Services Tina FlowersContact Centre Manager@DriveInsured
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