You have collision insurance is uninsured motorist insurance necessary?
Collision insurance will cover the damages to your vehicle- no matter who is at fault.
Uninsured coverage is used if the other vehicle is at fault for the accident and you and/or anyone in your car is injured. This coverage will typically pay for related medical bills, loss wages, and general damages (i.e pain and suffering).
Liability = Other vehicle damage
Injuries to driver/passenger in other vehicle
Injuries to passengers in your vehicle if you are at fault
Collision/Comprehensive = Cover damages to your car
Uninsured/Under-insured = Injuries to you or your passengers when another vehicle is at fault and does not have insurance or has minimum coverage
In a collision an uninsured motorist was at fault who pays for the damage insurance or uninsured motorist?
The insurance will pay for your damage if you have insurance from underinsured motorists. Otherwise, the motorist will pay for it who doesn't have insurance if they have any money. Read More
An uninsured motorist endorsement is an added insurance policy for motorists. It covers injuries that have resulted from a collision by an uninsured driver. Read More
If someone dented your car in a parking lot then left would your uninsured motorist insurance cover the damages?
no, uninsured motorist coverage is for injuries only when an uninsured motorist hurts the occupants of a vehicle......there is a coverage called uninsured motorist property damage, (most people do not have this and are even unaware that it is available, and is not available in all state) if you have that or collision coverage those will cover the damage to your vehicle ........ Read More
Uninsured Motorist Uninsured motorist is pretty much insurance where if someone hits you and they lack auto insurance, your insurer will still pay damages for your car. Read More
The California Collision Deductible Waiver (CDW) is coverage which waives your collision deductible if you are hit by a negligent uninsured motorist. The CDW option with a personal auto insurance policy in California pays your collision deductible when you carry collision coverage on a vehicle that is damaged by an uninsured or hit-and-run motorist who is at fault. Coverage typically applies only when there is actual physical contact and when you can identify the uninsured… Read More
If you rear-ended someone and you dont have collision will your insurance company still pay for the damage of your car?
No your vehicle is not covered. That is why it is always recommended that you carry comp and collision and uninsured motorist. Read More
file a collision claim with your insurance company once all is settled they will go after (subrogate) the uninsured (assuming they are at fault) party to recoup theirs and your money..... Read More
Uninsured motorist covers you in the case you are in an accident with another driver that does not have insurance. Comprehensive coverage is what will pay when you hit a deer. Read More
Uninsured motorist property damage coverage is usually not required and sometimes is not offered at all in a particular state. If it is offered in your state you should consider purchasing it. One accident with an uninsured driver can leave you with significant bills to cover your property damage. Read More
There are seven types of car insurance available. There is liability, collision, comprehensive, uninsured motorist protection, medical/personal injury protection, no fault, and gap insurance. Read More
Yes as long as your policy has uninsured motorist coverage on your policy. Read More
If you have automobile insurance with an uninsured motorist property damage endorsement it covers damage to your car caused by an uninsured motorist. If you have collision coverage the endorsement will pay your deductible. If you don't have collision coverage the endorsement will pay for damages up to a set amount, typically $3500. Before it will pay it has to be determined that the other party was at fault and that they have no insurance… Read More
If you have uninsured motorist coverage let your insurance company settle with you then recover from the motorist in court. If you don't you will have to take the motorist to court yourself. Your insurance company is far better equipped for this than you are. Read More
Do you have to pay the deductible when your car is damaged by a hit and run driver if you don't have uninsured motorist coverage?
If you do not have an uninsured motorist property damage coverage, your collision might be used to pay for the repairs to your car, in which case your collision coverage deductible will be used. Read More
If the other driver is at fault in a collision and does not have insurance can the claim be paid entirely under your uninsured driver coverage?
Yes - that's the point of uninsured motorist coverage. You'll be bound by the terms of your policy so review it. But generally yes, if the at-fault driver is uninsured, you can make a claim against your uninsured motorist policy. You'll have to prove the other driver had no insurance. Generally an affidavit of no insurance, or a letter from the most recent insurer stating the policy had lapsed or was in some way not… Read More
Will your uninsured motorist coverage cover an accident from an at fault unlicensed uninsured driver?
Yes. The initial trigger for entitlement to uninsured motorist benefits is involvement and injury in a motor vehicle collision with an uninsured motorist. According to state law, there may be other requirements as well (such as the existence of a permanent injury or significant scarring), but lack of insurance by the adverse party is the first requirement. Note also that, again depending upon state law, if you as the injured party negligently caused or contributed… Read More
It is not a mandatory coverage. However, you have no bodily injury coverage if you are injured by an uninsured motorist. Read More
That's what Uninsured and Underinsured motorist coverage is for. You have that on your insurance policy. I have been in this situation. The first thing you do is talk to your insurance company. Tell them about the accident and how it is their fault. It is better if you provide proof like police report or written statements, but if not, it depends on how your insurance company rules it. From there, your insurance company should… Read More
It doesn't matter what we say here. Ask your insurance company! Read More
Options available with auto insurance are Liability, Medical coverage, Collision and comprehensive coverage, and Uninsured motorist coverage. SK(APEX) Read More
Usually an uninsured motorist accident is not chargeable against insured in any way. Your rates should not be effected at all with most insurance companies. Read More
How is one protected under car owners insurance when one drives and is in an accident with a party that does not have insurance?
You need to have uninsured motorist insurance as a rider on your insurance. If not you will have to sue the uninsured driver. Read More
Uninsured motorist coverage provides insurance coverage when you are hit by a person who has no insurance coverage. You uninsured motorist coverage will take the place of the insurance that the other person did not have and will cover your damages just like theirs should have if they had it. The only difference is that you will have a small deductible for property damage coverage. Read More
If a motorist is injured by an uninsured motorist and the driver has uninsured motorist coverage the insurance carrier will provide coverage, if certain information is obtained on the uninsured driver. If a driver has Medical payment coverage or PIP coverage he or she and any passengers will be covered by the drivers auto policy Medical payment coverage. Read More
Uninsured motorist Uninsured Motorist coverage (which is required coverage in many states) covers injuries that the driver and occupants of a car sustain when the at-fault vehicle was not insured for liability coverage. UM does not cover the physical damage to the vehicle. UMPD (uninsured motorist property damage), where available, covers that physical damage. UMPD is essentially similar to collision coverage, which is first party insurance that pays regardless of fault, subject to a deductible… Read More
This is actually "Uninsured motorist property damage coverage" Or Waiver It is the portion of your insurance that covers you if the other motorist has no coverage. If it is a waiver you have to initial it means you have declined this coverage. This is one of many ways the cheapo insurance companies lower your rates. Read More
Uninsured Motorist coverage Read More
If you have an uninsured motorists coverage, then it should. Read More
What kind of insurance pays for a car accident you are in if the other person involved has no insurance?
Uninsured motorist coverage Read More
If you have collision coverage then yes, car insurance companies will cover the damages caused to your car, or medical treatment required, within the stipulations of your policy. However, if you don't have collision or underinsured/uninsured motorist coverage, then you will not be covered for the damages to your property or self. Read More
Who is it that doesn't have insurance (your, or the 'other' person)? If you don't have insurance and are at fault there is no way you can receive any money for the car. If ther other person involved is missing insurance then you will still be covered if you pay for collision or uninsured motorist. Read More
Will your insurance pay if the accident is your fault and you only have uninsured motorist insurance?
If all you have is uninsured motorists then no it will not pay. you need liability insurance to pay for damaged caused to another. Liability is what your supposed to have. Read More
GMAC offers car insurance which covers liability for body injury, liability for damage to property, car collision, medical expenses, uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage and personal injury protection. Read More
In auto insurance, 'uninsured insurance' refers to a type of coverage for accidents caused by a motorist without insurance or hit-and-run accidents in which the driver who caused the wreck cannot be identified. In other words, your insurance may cover the cost of damage to your car, medical expenses, and other expenses. http://www.superpages.com/supertips/what-is-uninsured-or-underinsured-motorist-coverage.html Read More
Your own liability insurance will never pay for the damage to your property or for your medical expenses. Your collision insurance pays for damage to your property, if it is your fault. Your Uninsured Motorist Insurance or Underinsured Motorist Insurance pays for damage to your property if caused by someone else who is uninsured or under-insured. Your liability insurance will pay for the damage to someone else's property or for someone else's medical expenses, if… Read More
It's just auto Insurance. If you purchased coverage for uninsured motorists coverage option then yes you will be covered. Read More
If you purchased uninsured motorists coverage with your policy you will be covered. The SR22 is not insurance, it's certificate of proof that you have insurance. Read More
There are seven basic types of car insurance. They are liability insurance, collision insurance, comprehensive insurance, uninsured motorist protection, personal injury insurance, no-fault insurance and gap insurance. A car insurance agent can help figure out what insurance is best based off one's needs. Read More
If you have "Uninsured or Underinsured Motorist" coverage on your policy, then your insurance will cover it at no cost to you. Read More
I hope you had insurance for this. The uninsured motorist will probably be broke Read More
What if you do not have uninsured motorist insurance and your car was hit while parked and the drive left the seen of the accident?
You would have to file this under your collision coverage. Depending on your insurance provider, they will list the accident as a no fault accident. More than likely, you will have to pay your deductible. Read More
No according to the law (which may be different from state to state) The uninsured motorist is always at fault Read More
I believe you can get liability and perhaps uninsured motorist insurance without owning a car. Read More
In most states you can purchase under-insured motorist or uninsured motorist coverage that will kick in when the other parties insurance is depleted. Read More
You'll need to file an accident report, then notify your insurer of the loss occurrence. If your have collision or uninsured motorist coverage on your policy, your insurer can handle it for you. Your insurance insurance company pays you, they would then seek subrogation from the at fault driver. Read More
I'm not 100% sure about Florida specifically, but in most states Uninsured Motorist is a required coveage. Maybe you are thinking about some other coverage? Like Uninsured Motorist Property Damage? Contact the FL dept of insurance and they can tell you the required coverages and limits. Read More
If you have uninsured motorist coverage on your own insurance policy, your insurance will assist you. Often, your insurance will pay your damages and then it will file a civil suit against the other driver to get reimbursed. Also, you can sue the driver individually for the damage. However, many people who are uninsured are in that position because they can't afford insurance, and therefore you may get a judgment that the defendant cannot or… Read More
If you had an accident that was your fault you have uninsured motorist coverage the other driver was uninsured do you have to pay all the costs?
The at fault driver is responsible regardless of who has or does not have insurance. You were at fault, you get the bill. Fortunately though you have insurance. So they get the bill. Read More
There are seven types of car insurance. Liability insurance covers the cost of repairing any property damaged in a crash, as well as medical bills. Collision insurance makes it so then insurer pays for repairs. Comprehensive insurance handles any situation, including theft. Uninsured motorist protection is a policy that covers damage by an uninsured motorist. Medical/Personal-injury Protection covers costs of injury. No-fault insurance covers property damage and injuries no matter who is at fault. Gap… Read More
If you are an insured motorist and get hit by an uninsured motorist should you use your job's personal medical insurance or your auto insurance or both?
More than likely, you will begin by using your personal medical insurance. Medical expenses and lost wages can possibly be reimbursed through the uninsured motorists coverage. Uninsured/Underinsured coverage laws vary by state. Contact your insurance agent for a full explanation of how this coverage would work on your policy. Read More