A driving ban can have devastating consequences. Many people relay on their cars for their jobs, many people live in remote areas where public transport is not a viable alternative. For many people a driving ban would mean unemployment and isolation.

For anyone worried about the consequences of a driving ban help is at hand. Academy Insurance now offer loss of licence insurance a policy that pays out up to £1,000 a month should the policyholder get a driving ban. It’s not the answer to unsafe driving but it could mean the difference for people who are at risk from losing their driving licence.