Are you liable for a car accident on your private property?
Possibly, it would have to be shown that there was some negligence on your part by doing something ... or not doing something that contributed to it. by way of example "failure to maintain" a roadway. driveway etc... This is a case where consulting with a collision reconstructionist such as myself may be able to help you review the case. ultimately a court makes that decision
The At-Fault motorist (via their insurance) is liable for damage to property.
Most of the Traffic Code will not apply to private property- it is intended to regulate traffic on a highway (a publicly maintained place of travel open to the public) Otherwise NASCAR racing drivers would get tickets for speeding, reckless driving, etc. HOWEVER- certain laws, such as operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, are CRIMINAL laws, and also apply on private property.
It should unless there was some illegal activity that had occurred and you had the proper coverages. There is no difference in a private property accident or a public street accident when it comes to paying claims.
It depends, so here are some scenerios: If there are several cars parked in a private driveway and you back-up or start speeding out of the driveway and hit another car then you are responsible for hitting the other car. If you were speeding on a road and turned a curve and ended up on someone's property you are responsible for the damage done on their property and that includes ripping up gardens, grass, crashing… Read More
If the driver of a car is liable for an accident who is liable the owner of the car or the driver's insurance company?
The owner of the car is liable for the accident itself and the damage. However, the insurance company might have to pay for it, depending on the owners insurance cover.
The person that is responsible for the accident.
doesn't matter if an accident was on private property. get a police report immediately. this will be used to determine fault, if any.
The fault lies with the vehicle that cause the accident. When someone borrows a car, the car owner can be liable because the allowed someone to drive the vehicle. Often this type of accident has to be sorted out in court.
yes.......usually only thing private property has to do with claims investigations is make it more difficult, as no police report will generally be written......if your son is negligent and liable for the loss, he is....private property or no........on your property or not.......if he is negligent, he is negligent and will be liable (you as the gaurdian) for the loss........more info is needed for me to help.......facts of loss...your vehicle or another? who owns vehicle? permission… Read More
i was rear ended in a 3 car pile up on the highway, whos insurance is liable for my car repairs
Who is the owner of the car your adult daughter was driving, you or her? If you, you can both be liable. Her as the driver, and you as the owner of the vehicle
Can you sue another party if they were drinking and had an accident on your private property and they hit your parked car and tore down your fence?
If your car slides into a ditch when you are trying to avoid hitting a dog and there was no damage to any property is that considered an accident in Colorado?
Honestly, not totally sure about your state, but in most...if there is no damage and it happens on private property, then it is not considered an accident.
If you hit a parked car on school property and there was no visible damage but they called later to say there was are you liable for a hit and run?
Yes, if you leave the scene of an accident then you will have to prove that you did no damage.
the person that owns the car
Typically the person that rear-ends the car is the driver sited for the accident. Usually, for following too closely. It is very rare that the front driver is sited and/or held liable for the accident.
Who is liable if an friends takes your car without permission and knows it not road worthy and get into an accident.?
The friend who took the car and got into the accident, if the accident is caused by the car's un-roadworthiness.
What happens when you hit a car on private property and no police were called and the insurance company was not contacted until almost a month after the accident?
it might be considered as a hit and run or destroying private properity.
Depends on your condition
If someone has parked their car on your property with permission and you hit their vehicle with yours are you liable?
Of course. In fact, place of incident DOES NOT MATTER. The fact is you hit their car on your property, even though whether or not it was your property has nothing to with it. You made the contact, therefore you are liable.
You could be held liable for the accident since you were driving intoxicated.
How much are you financially reasonable if you are driving with a learners permit and you had an accident with no other car involved?
You are liable for the damages to the property that was struck which belongs to others. If you have coverage for the car you were driving, (Collision) the deductible would have to be paid. If there is no coverage on the vehicle, then it's up to the owner to repair and whatever arrangements were made prior to the accident.
If you put the title of a car in your name for your friend and they are in a car accident am you liable since the car is in your name?
They can sue you both. One your friend is the driving and responsiable for the accident and two you own the car. Better get your check book out.
Probably the owner of the car. The car owner was traveling with it, and it got in the accident. now, if the owner was in the car, probably the owner of the horse would be responsible.
Who is liable when car a leaving out of parking lot backs into car b that is behind car and car b has no insurance and no license?
Parking lot accident are the most awful claims to deal with. Unless you have witnesses or video of the accident. It is a case of he said/she said. Since all parking lot of private property, it is not a policy issue either. Most of these cases end up being a 50/50, 60/40, or 30/70 type of at fault claim. If you are ever involved in an accident in a parking lot, find witnesses and get… Read More
What would happen if a friend lets you borrow his insured car and you get into an accident but you do not own a car or have insurance?
I believe most insurances will cover the damages if the car is insured and you have a license, but if you do not have a license the insurance will not cover anything you are both liable. Your friend is liable for loning you the car without a license and you are liable for driving it.
No, that's what car insurance is for. If someone hit your car, that person is the one liable for your damages, not the property owner where it was parked.
Yes, he is liable if the person driving has a fatal accident. His insurance allows him to cover people that drive his car with his permission. If that person wrecks his car and dies, the insurance would pay the funeral expenses and give the actual cash value for the car minus the deductible.
Technically the driver of the car is not responsible since It wasn't his intention. However as long as the driver communicate with the property owner and convince him about the situation. There are 2 scenarios : # If the property owner request that you move your car from the property ASAP, you are responsible to move the car by either calling tow truck or move the car yourself. If you deny it than you are… Read More
If you loan your car to someone with a suspended license and they have an accident in your car would anything be covered?
No, if their license was suspended they should not be driving, if they are involved in an accident and are at fault the other person can go after you since it is your car and then you are liable.
Yes, private property does not obsolve you of your responsiblity.
Your 16 year old son took the car without permission and has no license he was in a car accident in ny Nassau county Is the parent liable or the owner of the vehicle?
A parent is liable of any damages their children do. The car owner is not liable for any damages caused if the vehicle was stolen.
If a car is driven by someone under the age of 25 without the owners permission in Georgia and then is involved in an accident is the owner of the car liable?
Are you liable when turning left into a road you hit a car that is parked on double yellow lines on your side?
Sorry, but it's awfully hard to find a parked car liable for an accident, even if illegally parked.
it depends on what property you were in. if it was private business property, and damaged your car. it is possiable that property owner is liable for the damage. best way to handle this kind of situation is let your insurance agent or provider to deal with it. they will consult with both parties and determine who's fault it is.. asian623 http://www.myspace.com/scionturboracing
yes,........ tickets are only issued if the police observe an infraction
If you have an accident in a company car can your company expect your private insurance to pay for it?
No, because you payed for it so they use your money to fix the car if you have an accident.
In general, Nobody is liable for an act of nature. Your auto insurance comprehensive coverage would cover damages to your car. A property owners insurance will not cover damage to your vehicle unless you could prove willful negligence. This is because a property owner is not liable for an act of nature.
I would assume property damage is referring to whatever you hit or wrecked your car into.
It should, there is virtually no difference between private property and public property when it comes to accidents.
Yes. If it is not you're private property they have all the rights they need
Car repo is covered by its own law. So No
If you have an auto accident and you are found to be at fault, then if taken to court you can be liable for all damages. You could potentially lose everything that you have.
No, they will give you the current book value of the car at the time of the crash.
Can the other person be liable if your son was hit by a car while on his bike but did not use the ambulance to go to the hospital?
Yes, but bear in mind that a person (driver) is not automatically liable just because there was an accident There must be actual injury and or damages and the driver must be determined "At Fault" for the accident. Otherwise there is nothing for them to be liable for.
If the car is located on private property, it does not have to be insured.
Whoever the car belongs to.