Is it realistic to take someone to small claims court for damages in an auto accident?
If there is insurance coverage on the at fault vehicle, there should be no reason to file small claims. If the at-fault party does not have insurance, then small claims is an option.
What do you do if someone borrowed your uninsured car without permission and was at fault in an accident?
Take them to small claims court for the damages. If they didn't have permission, you should have reported it stolen and had them arrested.
Will the insurance company pay for damages or injury claims if the policy was canceled days after you got in an accident?
As long as the policy was in effect at the time the accident occurred then coverage will be afforded and damages will be paid.
You have 2 years to take him to small claims court to recover your damages.
There are two main types of damages in the UK following a road traffic accident. Financial losses known as special damages, which would include vehicle damage and general damages for pain and suffering if a personal injury, such as a whiplash injury. For a full list of all the types of compensation that can be claimed and the UK claims process please see the related links.
The best places to go for accident claim advice will depend on the type of accident. For car accidents there are several attorneys who specialize in accident claims.
If you have an accident making a left turn on a green light and it was considered your fault but the person of the other car was not suppose to be driving is their insurance liable for your damages?
No. In this discussing this with another person we came to the conculsion that you are still liable for the damages. We did think that you could take them to small claims court to collect for damages since they were not suppose to be driving.
What happens when someone claims you hit him as you are exiting a parking lot and you are uninsured California?
They can sue you to have you pay for the damages, but they'd have to have proof or witnesses that you really did hit them. Either way, take it as a warning and get insurance. It wouldn't be fair if you were to cause an accident, even a minor one, and not being able to pay compensation to the ones involved.
What steps do I take to recover the damages after an accident when it was not my fault and the at fault driver does not have insurance?
You should contact a lawyer and press charges in a civil court. Depending on the damages, you could possibly settle in small claims without the need for an attorney. Make sure you obtain a copy of the police report.
I would take the person who caused your accident to small claims court. Make sure you have all your paper work in order and can state your case.
You can dispute an auto accident bodily injury claim. If you were injured, medical records exist. If someone claims they were injured, medical records exist that can be suponeded. Also it pays to have someone check on the injured party. If he claims he is bedridden and he is playing baseball, it helps to get a video. Courts decide the issues.
Auto insurance consists of both liability insurance and physical damage coverage. Collision coverage is part of the physical damage section of an insurance policy and is designed to either repair or replace your vehicle if you are involved in an accident up to the fair market value of the vehicle. Collision will pay for both damages caused in an at-fault accident and damages caused in a not at-fault accident if the other party did not… Read More
The driver, as he's the one who caused the damage. The driver of a vehicle, whether a juvenile or the owner of the vehicle, damages city property with a vehicle, that driver is responsible for damages. Should it go to small claims court, you may have to sue both the parent and the juvenile, as some states vary with regard to parental responsibility.
Can the insurance company of the person at fault refuse to pay for the damages if their client claims he or she is not guilty?
In a case of word vs word and no witness or other proof on either side, the insurance company has a responsibility to their insured and must take their version of the accident, in which case, they would deny the claim to the other party in the accident. what if the at fault driver admits her fault but insists to settle outside of her insurance, but meanwhile refuses to pay for the damages
If you have adequate proof that the lien is fraudulent, take them to court. You can even go to small claims court if you like, and sue for damages.
Yes. As long as you have enough proof to convince a judge then you can sue for damages. You should consult with an attorney or inquire at small claims court if the damages are not over the limit in your jurisdiction. Yes. As long as you have enough proof to convince a judge then you can sue for damages. You should consult with an attorney or inquire at small claims court if the damages are… Read More
One could find lawyers who handle bicycle accident claims from many different places. Some of the places in which one can find lawyers who handle bicycle accident claims are newspapers, or magazines.
To apply for a Car Accident Compensation Claims you can do so over the phone with a licensed agent, or you can start a claim online on a secured website. You can take help of privat parties dealing in accident compensation claims.
Claims for monetary damages against the US Government.
U.S. Court of Federal Claims
If you agree to and sign a waiver of liability, and for example you are a pizza delivery guy. You waive (give up) any claims of damage to your car, even while using it on the job. If you have an accident you can not hold the company respponsible for damages to your car.
I suggest contacting you insurance company. But if you don't have their name and phone number don't bother because you can't contact them. Hope i can help you out of your dilemma. Further suggestion Send them a registered letter asking for payment for your damages, include a estimate for repair. If they don't pay you take them to small claims court to recover your damages. Make sure when you go to court that you have… Read More
Claims made by individuals against the US Government for damages.
Start off by contacting the police first and making a accident claim. After that, file papers in small claims court to sue them. People who owe money to the courts and to the government can have their wages garnished, and "I think" that if the person is sued for damages, the judge could impose garnishments on their wages. May take a long time for them to pay it off, but at least you would get… Read More
You can file a case in small claims court if the dollar amount of the damages qualify. If the damages are higher than allowed in small claims court then you should consult with an attorney who can review the situation and explain your options. You need to have bills to prove expenses and also some proof that the damage was done maliciously. You can file a case in small claims court if the dollar amount… Read More
No, first try to settle through the insurance company and you may want to consider an accident attorney to fight the fight for you. Then, if these things fail your last resort is small claims court. Be ready to prove your case. You have two years after an accident to work through all of this.
One would choose a bus accident lawyer over a regular lawyer because a bus accident lawyer specializes in that field. Many lawyers specialize in accident claims and they will be more likely to bring a successful case than a regular lawyer would.
They made spurious claims for damages to the insurance company.
Is there more to this question than meets the eye? Basically, if vehicles don't touch then it's difficult to see what accident has happened, but of course, if a body has been squeezed between the vehicles, thereby preventing them from touching, then yes, there has been an accident. Answer: Any Insurance company can be claimed for the damage of the vehicle and not the accident. It is up to the investigating agencies to look into… Read More
What type of insurance was developed to reduce the time and cost of settling automobile injury cases?
It is called "no-fault insurance" and assigns claims in an accident to each insured party's own insurer. Most forms of no-fault restrict the ability of the insured party to sue for additional damages.
Claims Direct... had an accident etc..
Yes. You should discuss the situation with an attorney if you think you suffered any damages resulting from the false accusation. You could also sue in small claims court if the damages come under the small claims limit in your jurisdiction.
In contracts "damages" are what you sustain from a breach of the agreement. Damages are also what third parties could claim for damages to their property or for personal injuries. Indemnities provide you with protection against third party claims for injuries or damages they sustained as a result or actions by one of the parties to the agreement.
You borrowed your friends car was in an accident and HE does not have insurance on his car Are you responsible?
Yes. Not technically,whoever has ownership of the vehicle is legally responsible for the damages caused. However, if they can prove you did not have permission to take/drive the car they can probably bring a successful claim against you in small claims court typically 5K max.
An insurance adjuster, often called a claims adjuster investigates client claims regarding damages to things like a home or car. The services they provide include communication with the policy holder, to assess damages, do research, and prepare the necessary paperwork.
Someone who commits a Tort. A tort is a civil action brought when someon damages another person or their property. Accidents or medical malpractice claims are a type of tort.
State Farm, like most insurance companies, uses a computer to assist in placing an amount of money damages on personal injury accident claims. Colossus is a computer program that values personal injury claims for at least half of the insurance claims in the U.S. By using Colossus, insurance companies will try to decrease the value of your claim, and will not take into consideration the X-factors: stress, pain, inconvenience, loss of enjoyment of life,...........
Compensation offer to settle damages, claims or other amounts in contract law.
The US Court of Federal Claims
No, Homeowners insurance is for the house. it does not cover cars or car accident claims.
When a plaintiff sues the federal government for monetary damages the Court of Federal Claims hears the case.
You purchased your home 2 years ago and now you are having some problems you went to the city and found out that the contractor didnt pick up the Certificate of Occupancy Do you have any recourse?
If you have damages, your best option is small claims court. Note that inconvenience alone is not a cause on which relief can be granted, and if all you had to do is pick up a Cert of Occupancy or get a final inspection, your damages are little or nothing. If you have damages other than inconvenience (had to hire another contractor, etc.), you can sue in small claims court, or if your damages exceed… Read More
There are several legal websites that contain information regarding Accident Compensation Claims in the UK. Thompson's Law, Can I Claim, and Advice Guide all have information about this topic.
If the insurance policy lapses after a claim has been submitted for a minor accident will it affect the claim processing?
The claims department will be concerned only with the status of the policy at the moment of the accident. Other than that, it will not come into play. Any delay would be very minor (as long as it takes someone in the coverage dpt to determine that there was coverage on the date of loss). However, if the insurance was lapsed on the day of the accident, this will, of course, cause there to be… Read More
Can a person at fault in an accident be taken to small claims court for damage to the other person's car?
Yes, you certainly can if you do not have insurance to cover the damage. If the damages are over a certain amount ($500 in most jurisdictions) you can be sued in a regular civil court. And there you will not be going one-on-one with the plaintiff. He will have the best lawyer YOUR money can buy.
The term "accident insurance" applies to life and health insurance policy's that will only pay claims that result from an accident. Example: A person who owns an accident-only disability policy falls ill from cancer. The policy will not pay any claims as a result of the cancer. If the same person fell down a flight of stairs, the policy would pay.
There are many companies that deal with injury claims for car accidents. Some of the more well known companies include National Accident Helpline, Fentons and Injury Lawyers 4 U.
The one who claims someone has committed a murder is an accuser or possibly a witness.
Can you lose your no claims bonus if the insurance company knows you have an accident but don't claim?
If they know about the accident, there should be a claim involved so it could.
The type of claims that camper trailer insurance would cover include damage to the camper due to weather, damage to the trailer that occurs when traveling, such as an accident, any loss of property if someone was to break in, and damage that any person may sustain while in the trailer.
Was involved in an accident neither of the parties got a ticket however my insurance fixed the damages to her car will you have to list this when you apply for insurance elsewhere.?
Yes, All claims and accidents whether at fault or not at fault are required to be disclosed when applying for an auto insurance policy. Failure to do so can result in cancellation of your policy due to non-disclosure.