TNP, 10 Jul 2014
Drink and drive? No insurance cover even if you’re under the limit
By his own admission, he drank a few beers about three hours before his Mitsubishi Lancer was involved in an accident at the junction of Grange Road and Tanglin Road on Jan 29.
Mr Wayne Poh was given a breathalyser test by the Traffic Police and cleared when the test showed that he was just below the legal limit of 35mcg of alcohol in 100ml of breath.
But the 29-year-old finance manager is now locked in dispute with his motor insurer DirectAsia.com, which won’t honour his claim over the accident because he had drunk alcohol before the accident.