How long do police have to find you after leaving the scene of an accident when your not at fault and no injury?
Who is liable in a car accident where the driver at fault calls the police the other driver leaves the scene and no police report is filed?
The driver at fault is liable for the collision, regardless of the other driver's actions post-collision. The fleeing driver may later be brought up on Hit and Run or Leaving the Scene of an Accident charges, but that will not change the at fault liability. Read More
If the police came out and made a report of it then it will be on your driving record. It will be a not-at-fault accident but it will still be on your driving record. If the police did not come out but your insurance knows about it then it will be on your CLUE report and be a not-at-fault accident. Read More
Can other drivers claim bodily injury from your insurance for a car accident in which driver is found at fault?
Yes, the driver who was at fault is responsible for the bodily injury for anyone who has been hurt in the accident. The percentage of payment that has to be made would depend upon the percentage of fault for the accident, the prevaling norms of the state or province where the accident ocurred. Read More
Do you have to pay to fix the other car if no one was at fault in accident there is a police report but no ticket was given?
Someone was at fault if their was an accident. Just because you didn't get a ticket, doesn't mean that the Police Officer didn't cite one driver for the accident. The codes tell who is at fault. Police have become way to cautious about issuing tickets in accident situations because they don't want to be called to court in these situations. The codes on the accident report tell who is at fault. Read More
Injury lawyers help you collect money from someone who has injured you. For example, if you are in a car accident, an injury lawyer will help you collect money from the person who was a fault for the accident. Read More
It depends on who is at fault for the accident. The person that the police determine caused the accident will get the ticket. Read More
In every state there is a legal requirement to stop if you are involved in a collision even if the collision is not your fault. Leaving the scene is the " hit and run" crime. The charge is likely more serious if a injury or death is involved. My advice would be to contact police and get it straightened out before it becomes worse Read More
No Fault means just that. No Fault. However, you could both be cited for the accident, it will have to be determined in Traffic Court by a judge. If they are at fault, the police officer will issue a ticket. No fault insurance doesn't refer to the legality of the accident, only the compensation. Read More
Fault is typically determined by police reports and accident witness(es). In a rear end accident the vehicle striking another in the rear is typically at fault. With multiple cars it is up to the reporting police officer to determine fault. Read More
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Is the homeowner liable for an independent contractor's injury if the accident was the sole fault of the contractor?
No. In an injury case, the plaintiff must show how the defendant was responsible for the injuries. Since, in this case, you say the injury was the contractor's fault, you would have no liability. Read More
You should find evidence or witnesses from the accident to give proof (testify) that the accident was not your fault. You could also go to court... Read More
You would contact an injury attorney, when you have been involved in an accident that wasn't your fault. If the accident is caused by negligence, you could be entitled to compensation. Read More
What happens if you are driving an uninsured car and you get into an accident and it was not your fault?
The at-fault driver's insurance will pay for all property and bodily injury damages. Read More
What should you do if you are not at fault but somehow the police accident report said that you were?
not final, you can contest the police�s report by hiring independent investigators. But, if the police say you were at fault you probably were according to the traffice rules and regulations. Read More
It is illegal to leave the scene of an accident without providing full and accurate contact information. If the police are called, you need to wait for them to allow you to leave. Leaving can result in criminal charges. For a minor accident, with no injuries and no damage other than to the cars themselves, you can exchange information and agree with the other driver to file a police report. Read More
The fact that they were a police officer has little to do with the accident unless they had their lights on and were responding to a call. Otherwise, fault will pay for damages. That's all. Read More
Drove on a suspended licence and had a car accident not your fault what happens now police know all i live in qld?
You will probably receive a citation for driving while suspended. If you were not at fault for the accident, the other party involved should have insurance that will cover your loss or damage that resulted in the accident. It is a good thing that you were not at fault in this accident. Read More
Whomever caused the accident is generally considered the at fault party. It does not matter whether or not your in a parking lot. Read More
Can a claim be made for injury when run over on private car park even though police taking no action?
Absolutely, however, you need to prove that the driver of the vehicle was negligent and at fault for the accident. It is good if you have a few witnesses. Read More
No, one can bring an action for personal injury resulting from an automobile within 2 years of the accident. No, one can bring an action for personal injury resulting from an automobile within 2 years of the accident. Read More
Yes, but only as a secondary coverage to all other auto insurance claims you might have (like bodily injury liability against the at fault driver or personal injury protection coverage in no-fault states). Read More
If the police determine you are not at fault can your insurance company classify the accident as at fault?
I would like to hear the answer to this question too. My husband met with an accident and the police gave the other driver a ticket and he was at fault without doubt. The insurance company is not settling the claim saying we have to share the liability. They are not paying for a rental also. Please advise. Read More
If you are at fault of an accident and have full coverage insurance and suffered an injury can you sue your own insurance?
you may, but will likely not win... Read More
If you have an accident and the car doesn't belong to you then the police will make you pay for the damage. It also depends on if it was your fault or not. Read More
Whoever the police report charges with the accident. Read More
A police report does not define who is at fault. That requires some investigation by either the insurance company or the police themselves; however, unless you make a claim or a report, neither will investigate and the accident will not officially have happened. Read More
You can be sued for anything, regardless of fault. Was the police called, were you cited for the accident? The burden of proof rests with the accuser, they need to show that you were at fault. Read More
First, contact the police in the jurisdiction where the accident occurs. Don't admit fault but explain the truth of what happened to the police. The police report will explain the facts of the event and the insurance companies will work out fault. If you live in a no-fault state it will be different. Call the phone number on the back of your card and report the accident to your insurance company. You can also report… Read More
It is hard to say without all the details from the accident, but usually it is pretty clear who was at fault in the accident based on the facts and details. These can most easily be obtained from a police report, if there was an officer at the scene of the wreck. If the other driver is not primarily at fault, it will be difficult to file a claim. Read More
Who is at fault has to do with the accident itself not the insurance coverage. A police report of the accident and looking at the proximate cause of the accident help determine fault. Read More
How do you appeal a police accident report that said you were at fault even though you were DEFINITELY not?
Your insurance company is going to review the police report, your statements, and the statements of witnesses and the other party. After they review that they will make a determination of fault and decide to accept liability or not on your behalf. If you think that you were not at fault in the accident make sure that you file a claim against the other persons insurance. Read More
The police arbitrarily chooses which car is considered Driver one and Driver two. You have to read the report to determine who is at fault. Read More
Insurance companies determine fault by looking at police reports, taking statements from the parties involved and witnesses, and looking at the vehicles. Read More
An insurance company can assign fault regardless if a police report is filed or not. A police report is simply a report made by a neutral party at an accident scene. I believe there have been cases where insurance companies have assigned fault to one party when the opposing party was initially named at fault in a report. Read More
The decision of who is at fault in an accident is generally decided by the police officer who is investigating the scene. If you don't agree with his/her decision you can always speak with their supervisor at the police department and give our side but it is very rare that these decisions are overturned. You only other point of appeal would be to your insurance company. The insurance companies take the police report as well… Read More
What course of action do you have when a homeless man claims you hit him with your car and the police found you at fault but no accident occurred?
Get an attorney! Read More
After an accident it is best to contact a lawyer before the insurance claim is completely handled. After the claim is handled it may not be any help to contact a lawyer anymore. If there is a serious injury involved in the accident than you want to contact the lawyer soon. If there is not an injury and it is hard to decide who is at fault for the accident, then you can wait a… Read More
Who is liable for medical treatment cost when the accident was not your fault and 3rd party have admitted liabillity?
The at fault driver's auto insurance company will pay for your medical treatment out of their Bodily injury liability coverage. Read More
What recourse do I have if the at fault driver will not contact his insurance company about the accident?
If this happened to me, I would find out what my insurance company can do and from there contact the police or file a civil or small claims suit. None, if the accident wasn't reported to the police. Read More
Yes, you can. If she was in fault for the accident and you been hurt or injured you can make a claim and other passengers too. Read More
If a police officer is involved in an accident while working and is at fault, the accident should be reported by another officer. There are no differences in the accident reports made with an officer involved in an accident. Any questions regarding a lawsuit against the officer should be asked directly to a lawyer. Read More
An injury on the job stemming from an improper company policy or a injury sustained from an automobile accident that you were not at fault. Some personal injury claims have been made on people for the actions of their pets,when the pets have caused personal injury to other people. Read More
An unlicensed driver will probably get cited for not having a license and may even get their car impounded, but is not automatically at fault. The person that the police and insurance company determine caused the accident would be at fault. Read More
If the police report says the other driver was at fault, try to recover from his or her insurance company. If you don't have collision coverage, you can't collect from your insurance company. Read More
What if you're in an accident and you're not insured or licensed but you have a learner's permit and you're 18 and it wasn't your fault?
Learner or veteran driver, if the accident wasn't your fault you are not responsible, but it has to be proven in a court of law (if it was a serious one) and if on the minor side and the police came to the scene of the accident it depends on their report as well. Good luck Marcy Read More
The person who causes the accident is at fault Read More