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You are simply because you have more responsibility when backing up to make sure it it clear.I found this out when backing out of driveway(mine) and someone turning in hit me.The insurance paid (we both had the same company) but cancelled my insurance.Alfa

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Q: Whose at fault when your backing out of a parking spot and then a car hits you?
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If you are walking in a parking lot and a car backing out hits you who is at fault?

The guy that is walking.

Who is at fault when someone who is backing out of a parking lot space hits your side?

The person backing out. If you were in the lane/road behind them they needed to use caution when backing out.

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Whoever the police report charges with the accident.

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Who fault if person backing out of a parking space and hits a car driving the wrong way in a car park?

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Who is at fault in a parking lot if you back up and someone hits you?

You are at fault. You are backing out of a space and you must yield the right of way to the other vehicles traveling in the aisle.

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Who is at fault when a parked car pulls out and hits passing car driving too fast through the parking lot?

The driver of the parking car is at fault... he shd allways keep a man to inform him about danger, whenever backing in such a speedy street....

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