Insurers counter "poor compliance" claim after DVLA bans


Insurance Age uncovered that RSA, Groupama, LV, Markerstudy and NIG had all been barred, following a Freedom of Information Request. 

In total, over the last six years, 20 businesses - which the DVLA defines as an ‘insurance company' - have been excluded from the service.

It led to privacy campaign group Big Brother Watch branding the situation "worrying".

However, Groupama Insurances - which was banned for 10 days in 2010 - insisted: "Access to the database was suspended for a brief period in

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