Who is at fault when you are pulling out of a parking space and the car next to you swings open their door and the you hit their car?
If they hit you with their door, it's usually their fault. If you hit their door with your car, it's most likely your fault.
That said, the burden of ensuring the way is clear is ALWAYS on the reversing vehicle.
Who is at fault when there is someone pulling out of a parallel parking spot and a car changing lanes each other?
The person at fault would be the one backing into a parking space. Because they are going to look at it as, your supposed to pull into the parking space front first, not backing in. So it would be your fault. But I'm sure that both of you would get a ticket or something else, because they hit you, and you are violating parking lot conduct.
If you are backing into a parking space and you are hit by the drivers side door to the rear wheel who is at fault?
Who is at fault if you have looked and are backing into a space and someone else tries to pull into the space and you hit them?
Who is at fault if you are pulling into a parking space and are more than halfway into it when another driver reverses and hits the rear right door of your car?
Who is at fault when a person is pulling out of a parking spot and going slowly using caution and a car traveling the parking lot collide?
A vehicle traveling in a parking lot has established use of the lane and the right of way. A vehicle in a parking space and backing into the lane must yield to oncoming traffic. Therefore, if a vehicle is backing out of a parking space and pulls into the path of an oncoming vehicle that has already established the lane, the vehicle backing would be at fault for the accident. However, if the vehicle which…
Are you liable for the damage to a car in the no parking zone when backing out of a legal parking space?
Who is at fault if you back up to get a parking space and driver whom is parked back in first pulls out of their space and both vehicles collide?
I live in California i was driving through my apartment complex when i was hit in the front driver side corner by a person backing out of a parking spot. Am i at fault?
Who is at fault if the driver of a parked vehicle opens his door and it is hit by a car pulling into the adjacent space?
need more info however if you were in the process of parralel parking , had pulled up to the car whose door opened into yours and the other driver opened the door while you were backing up then they are at fault and must pay you. If they were illegally parked (ie too far from curb- check local law on the distance -usually up to 18 inches from curb-, in a handicapped parking spot and…
Who's at fault in a car accident when you're backing into your parking space and he's driving forward. your left hand side back bumper hits his right hand side front bumper?
Who is at fault if a vehicle is pulling into a parking space and the parked vehicle in the next space opens the door and dings the front fender of the moving vehicle?
Who is at fault if one vehicle entering a parking lot from traffic hits another vehicle going straight in a parking space?
Who is at fault if you were parked in a parking lot with your door already open and another car hits your door trying to park next to you?
If the facts are as stated in the question, then the driver pulling into the space would be at fault. HOWEVER - the other driver's defense will very likely be that YOU opened the door on THEM. Without independent, non-interested witnesses it is going to be almost impossible to prove fault one way or the other.
Who is at fault when you are backing out of a parking lot space and another vehicle is about to park right next to you?
It is not rare to be in this particular situation. Really, you are not at fault, but you still shouldn't get angry at the other vechicle's driver. Another View: Not enough information is given in the question. If the other car was stopped and waiting for you to back out and YOU ran into THEM, YOU are at fault. If both cars were in simultaneous motion (they were pulling in while you were backing out)…