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If there is only slight damage in an auto accident should you report it or not?

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βˆ™ 2006-09-13 12:09:40

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You don't legally have to, but too many times parties exchange information, agree to handle things privately and then end up in court. What seems like minor damage susually costs much more than you'd think to repair. Often once the other party sees an estimate, they start balking and refuse to pay. At that point, the only way to recover damages is to sue them. It's a misconception that any accident will raise your insurance. Vehicle accidents should always be reported.

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