The biggest issues in Florida stem from its no fault insurance system, which fraudsters use to exploit the personal injury protection (PIP) coverage with questionable claims.
Insurance verification systems set up online databases that allow police and other government officials to access the coverage status of any driver in the state.
New laws have been passed and a slew of states are considering new legislative proposals to deal with uninsured drivers.
As many as one in six drivers in the United States may currently be driving without insurance. Here we look at how each state ranks in terms of the percentage of their motorists that may be driving without auto insurance.