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Could insurance go up after speed awareness course?

18 November 2012 Last updated at 09:46 GMT

Drivers who attend a speed awareness course instead of taking a fine and points on their licence may see their insurance premiums increase.

Some insurers are treating it as if it were a conviction, even though the police do not, according to a BBC investigation.

Some drivers have seen their policies go up by hundreds of pounds after declaring they had been on a course.

Adrian Goldberg reports.