How much money can you get if you were injured as a passenger in a car accident and it was the drivers fault?
Would the driver be responsible for the passenger's medical bills if the accident was the drivers fault and the driver had a seat belt on and walked away unharmed but the passenger had no seat belt on and got injured?
When a passenger is injured in an automobile accident, and the driver of the automobile of which he/she is the passenger of, is "at Fault" for the accident, the passenger of that vehicle has the legal right to file a claim against that drivers insurance carrier. If on the other hand, the driver of the other vehicle is "at fault", then the passenger of vehicle that is "not at fault", has the legal right to…
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?
Does an injured foreign passenger in a car accident from the at Fault driver happened in Sacramento CA have the right to claim for medical fee and compensation in the US and What is the procedure to?
Can other drivers claim bodily injury from your insurance for a car accident in which driver is found at fault?
Can a passenger in an uninsured vehicle that was at fault sue the driver of the vehicle that was hit?
Will your insurance company still pay for the damages to your car if your daughter who has no drivers license and who was not at fault for the accident drives the car at time of accident?
Probably not, as most policies only cover drivers not listed on the policy if they were given permission to drive. If you gave your unlicensed daughter permission to drive, then you can be issued a ticket. However, if the accident was not your daughter's fault, then the at fault party is responsible for the damage they caused to your vehicle, regardless if the other party was licensed or not.
Your own underinsured / uninsured (UM) policy is designed to pay to you, the policy holder, if an uninsured or underinsured person is at fault and causes injury to you but that's only if the other driver was at fault and you were injured. If you injured yourself in the accident (you were at fault), then your insurance will NOT pay pain and suffering awards. If they did, there would be many, many, many people…
When you're taking your first drivers test and you get into an accident and you kill someone is that your fault?
It depends on the policy wording (what you purchased with the policy). Most governments require all cars to have basic third party insurance to be legally on the road. Third party insurance covers all property and people damaged or injured by the driver of a car if that driver is at fault - the "people injured" will include passengers in the car of the driver at fault. Comprehensive insurance covers all that third party insurance…
What will happen if you are a passenger in a car that has a severe accident and you are severly injured The car is uninsured and the driver who doesn't own the car is uninsured?
If there was another vehicle involved and the accident was that driver's fault you can file a claim through their insurance. Otherwise, the only other place to go is through your insurance. You can use your medical coverage (if you have it) and you should have "uninsured motorist bodily injury" coverage that you can use.
What if you were in a car accident that was not your fault though you did not have insurance but the vehicle is insured?
Can a passenger in my vehicle come after my insurance company after an accident that was not my fault and the car that hit us had insurance?
If you are driving without insurance and are involved in an accident that is not your fault who is responsible for damages to your car What legal consequences are involved for the uninsured driver?
Can you file an insurance claim against both the at fault drivers insurance and the owner of the car you were driving when the accident accured?
Could not afford car insurance let car sit for a while-in a car accident in another vehicle as a passenger-No Fault State-get into trouble for not having insurance the leased car that sat?
This depends on the state. For example in PA if you have a vehicle registered but do not insure it, then your medical claim will be denied. In FL your insurance covers your injures regardless of fault and regardless of the car your in. If you are injured as a passenger in some one elses car your injuries are only covered by the owners insurance if you do not own a vehicle.
In New Jersey a rental vehicle driven by an unauthorized driver had an accident which was his fault. The passenger was injured. Whose insurance carrier should be responsible - driver renter or Hertz?
What happens to your teenagers drivers license if they are in a car accident that is their fault in Indiana?
If you're driving without a licence, and get into an accident, you will at least share the fault. Since you're not supposed to be there without a licence in the first place. It's generally assumed the accident would not have occurred if you hadn't been there. Added: You will most certainly be cited for whatever your contribution to the accident (if any) may have been (including operating without a license) - however, if the other…
While weather and road conditions are factored towards accident causing, is always the drivers fault when an accident occurs as a result of these conditions. The theory behind this is that every driver must still maintain control of their vehicle, including, if necessary, slowing down or not even driving under these conditions.
Involved in a not-at-fault accident is it your fault or the owner's for driving their uninsured car if you thought it was insured?
Ultimately, the driver is responsible for everything that that is caused by or contributed to while the driver is in the vehicle. Lights don't work? Drivers fault. Not insured? Drivers fault. Answer If you drive a car that is not insured you can be ticketed for that. If you were not at fault in the accident then hopefully the other driver had insurance otherwise the damage to your friends car will have to be paid…
Will your insurance premium go up if you swerved to avoid an accident after being cut off and ended up hitting a guardrail?
Fault in the accident will not be affected by the status of your drivers license. Therefore, the person who is at fault will be responsible for damages and his insurance will pay. You will, however be liable for the fine and ticket you will receive for driver without a license. The important point to remember is that if you had been at fault, you would be liable to pay for the repairs of the other…