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In most cases, the company's insurance carrier will pay for damages, as long as the fault causing the accident was not caused by the employee.

The employee here is representing the company in this case - if the employee is charged with negligent driving and was cited for causing the accident, the company insurance carrier will most likely pay, but will seek restitution from the employee. Could get into a real sticky situation.

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