While Kathryn van Roosendaal's sister may be a safe driver with a registered car (Readers' Forum, July 5), it is illegal to drive without insurance. That is a protection for us all.

We cannot be above the law in deciding which laws we should obey. What about the rest of us who are also stretching ourselves to make ends meet? If we can't afford insurance, then we will have to consider other transportation.

Nancy Rolfe

Sandy