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In California if you do not have auto insurance and you are involved in an accident that is not your fault does the insured at fault have to pay your medical and or pain and suffering?

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California law restricts owners and operators of motor vehicles injured in a motor vehicle accident from recovering compensation for pain, suffering, inconvenience, physical impairment, disfigurement, and other non-pecuniary damages if the injured person was not insured at the time of the accident
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If a pedestrian is found at fault in an accident involving a car and pedestrian which insurance would pay the medical bills - the auto insurance or the pedestrian's health insurance?

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Do you need a attorney to get an at fault insurance carrier to pay you a fair settlement for medical and pain and suffering?

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Who do you sue if you are involved in an auto accident and the at fault party had no insurance?

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If the other driver is at fault and has insurance, their insuranceshould still pay the claim. However, you may still face significantlegal penalties for driving without insura