Back in February, I wrote about Alabama’s mandatory automobile insurance requirement and the need for instant verification. Too often, people on Alabama’s roads suffer devastating injuries due to the negligence of uninsured drivers. A system of instant verification could reduce the number of uninsured drivers endangering the lives of others on our highways.
This afternoon, WSFA News ran a story highlighting the problem and this potential solution. It is well worth a few moments of time to read the WSFA story. According to the story, the bill introduced by Sen. Arthur Orr has passed our state senate but is still pending in the state house.
Here is an interview of Sen. Arthur Orr where he also discusses this proposed legislation: