~ Drivers and vehicle owners driving on public roads without insurance and valid driver’s license. ~
PHILIPSBURG: --- Insurance companies in St. Maarten have been abusing the traffic ordinance by selling vehicle owners one (1 to 3) month insurance policy in order for them to uplift their number plates or go through the police controls on St. Maarten.
According to information provided to SMN News, the traffic ordinance allows vehicle owners to purchase short-term insurance policies, but these policies are not being renewed.
The Inspection Center has said that the traffic ordinance allows them to accept insurance policies that have ...