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You live in ga but was passenger in a car in Florida whos ins pays for your injuries?

This question is not very clear. But a passenger cannot be held liable for injuries under most circumstances. Unless said passenger is also the owner or insurance policy holder of the car found at fault in an accident. Where you live, and where the accident occurred is irrelevant.


Can a passenger in the vehicle at fault sue the driver of the vehicle not at fault?

No. No fault means exactly that. The driver not responsible for the accident cannot be held liable for injuries to any passengers in the at fault vehicle.


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.


Is the company liable if an employee was asked to take another employee to the hospital and has an accident during the trip?

In General No, The party that caused the accident is liable. However, If You were driving a company provided vehicle a the time of the accident, then the company may have some secondary financial liability depending on the circumstances of the accident.


What is the consequence to the driver who is at fault in a car accident?

Usually liable for all damages and injuries, and may be criminally charged if there is a resulting death.


Can a company be held liable for an accident if they didn't keep up with their lot.?

Yes, they could be held liable, but only if the negligence is contributable to a loss


Didn't have insurance on spouse truck drove had accident.?

The owner of the truck is liable for all damages and injuries as a result of an accident if found at fault. Normally these would be paid by the insurance company if there was an existing policy. Insurance policies are far cheaper than paying these expenses out of pocket.


If a company didn't keep up with their lot creating hazardous conditions can they be held liable for an accident?

Yes, But only if it can be established that the lack of care contributed to the accident.


If an employee was involved in an accident in his own vehicle while on company business who is liable employee or employer?

Employer & employee


Is there a law that says if you have a medical condition and have a car accident you wont be held liable?

NoBut you may not be criminally responsible, or put another way you may not get sent to jail.Added: However you, and/or your insurance company, WILL be held financially responsible for the the damages and/or injuries you may have caused.


Why do the Pharmaceutical companies have no responsibility for the injuries from their drugs?

They are only responsible for injuries that are not defined in the literature, if they said there was a risk, then you or your doctor are the ones who decided to ignore it,, and are therefore responsible, but if it was known and not disclosed, the company is liable.


Who is liable in a multi-car accident?

The person that is responsible for the accident.


When in an accident and not at fault. Can the other party get away with not paying a claim saying it was caused by a medical condition?

NO, If they were at fault then they were at fault and are liable for the damages and injuries they caused. If a medical condition was a contributory cause of the accident, that has no effect on their legal liability.


If a passenger in an auto accident is a miner and does not own a car is the passenger responsible for repaying the owners PIP with the settlement to the passenger?

let me get this right, a passenger was injured in an accident, and received the drivers personal injury protection insurance im guessing for injury, and the driver want's them to pay them back? doesn't matter if you were a rabbit, and owned 5 ferrari's, if you are a PASSENGER in a car then in no way should you be liable for anything! that is why the drivers must be insured.


What happens when one of the involved parties does not have auto insurance at time of the accident?

Assuming in this instance the uninsured driver is the one at fault, he or she is still liable for any property damage & personal injuries that may have resulted from the accident. The injured party will make a claim against his or her uninsured motorist policy. But that insurance company can, and often will, sue the uninsured driver.


What happens if you borrow a car and you get in an accident?

First of all, it depends who it is from. If it is from a rental company, i dont know. but if it is from a friend i think you are liable for the damages.


Who is liable for an accidental apartment fire?

If the accident was caused by the negligence of any party, then they are liable.


If passenger opens car door and hits parked car who is liable?

The insurance company of the car whose door was opened will pay for it.


If a paper route person has an accident while delivering and hasn't signed anything saying they were an independent contractor is the company liable for workman's comp?

There is no


Are you allowed to take ambien with a cdl license?

Most companies won't hire you if you take ambien. With that said, be careful!! If a company hires you on and you get in any type of accident, you will be asked what prescription medication you are taking. You could be held liable for any damages caused along with any injuries and/or deaths.


If you co sign for an auto loan and the person you co signed for is in an accident can you as the co signer be liable for injuries or damages?

No, you can only be liable for the loan. If the car was totaled and did not have insurance then you can be held responsible for the balance on the loan. Any accident or damages that occurred would be the responsibility of the driver/owner of the vehicle. All your signature did was say that you will pay the loan if the borrower fails to do so.


When an employee is in an auto accident during business hours and the other driver decides to file a lawsuit for damages who is liable the employee or employer?

If the employee was in a company vehicle, on company business, then the other driver would suit the company. But it also depends on where the accident took place, as the laws differ.


What happens if an excluded driver on your insurance policy cause an accident but you let them drive?

The insurance company is not liable to pay out any damages that were caused in the accident and they cancel your policy. This means that the driver bears the full financial burden for the costs of the accident.


If your friend hurts himself riding your motorcycle can he sue you?

No. He knew or should have known the risks. He chose to ride the motorcycle and he is responsible for the accident and any injuries he incurred.The correct answer is yes because in America anyone can sue anyone else. The question should be, "Can he win?"!Yes, he can sue and unless he was a passenger while you were riding, your insurance company would not be liable to pay anything. You'd have to pay out of pocket.No! dont sue him its his falt he fell


Can a person sue a homeowner after suing the home insurance company for the same accident?

Generally No. If you have already sued the Home Insurance Company, then you have already sued by default the Homeowner. You can not have sued one without already having sued the other. If a property owner is liable to you for an accidental injury, The home owner may have insurance to cover those liabilities. The insurance company would not be the cause of an accident. If you sue an insured homeowner, their insurance company is only enjoined in the suit by virtue of the coverage provided to their insured home owner who has been sued. The homeowners insurance company may cover the cost of defense of the suit filed against the insured homeowner and may pay awards or judgments up to the limits of the homeowners insurance policy on behalf of that insured homeowner. Bear in mind that the Insurance Company is not liable for an accident, The insurance company may be liable for damages and awards based on assertions and finding of liability on the part of the insured homeowner. If your suit failed (or you Lost the suit), Then that means the homeowner was found not liable for your injuries. If you have accepted a settlement from the insurance company, that settlement will have settled your claims against the homeowner.