If both parties flee the scene of the accident including the party not at fault how will this effect the insurance claim?
You may be arrested for being involved in a "Hit and Run" for which the legal consequences are extremely serious.
It depends on what company you have insurance with, where you live, and how much coverage you have been paying for.I have The Hartford Insurance. I was in one, I was at fault and they paid for repairs on the other guy's car and my car.It all depends on how much coverage you pay for in your premiu...
What can I do if both me and the insurance company can't get into contact with the person at fault of the auto accident.?
Hopefully the Police can provide the info, if not hopefully your insurance company can.You may end up filing a lawsuit, with all the expense, to force the government to release the contact info.
The least-guilty party may collect compensation proportional to their amount of fault.If the blame is 50/50, neither party can seek damages.Pure Contributory Negligence states that you cannot pursue compensation from the accident, even if you're only 1% at fault and the other driver is 99%.
What happens if you have auto insurance but no drivers licnese and you get into an accident that is not your fault will the person at fault insurance still take care of the damages to your car?
You get a ticket and your insurance goes up. You can not drive without a license and if you cost the insurance company money they raise your premiums especially if you get a ticket
If driver A runs a red light but driver B has no driver license but stays at the scene of the accident and both get traffic violations who is at fault?
The person who caused the collision is at fault. If someone ran a red light he/she gets the points on his/her license and his insurance gets to pay the damage. The unlicensed driver just gets the ticket to force him/her to get a license.
Assuming that another vehicle hit you then his or her insurance carrier would pay for your visit. They first have to accept liability.
If a person with a learners permit is involved in a crash but is not at fault will the person at fault's insurance pay?
a "learners permit" is a legal binding "permit" to drive, as long as the "learner" is following and abiding by the rules and regulations of the permit and there is proof the other driver is at fault the other insured would be require to cover all expenses incurred However in some states that law ...
Can you insure a car titled to your son Or will it have to be in the parents name He will be listed as principle driver of the car on the parents policy Would this effect an accident claim?
The vehicle must be insured by the person whose name appears on the title. Only the person who holds the title/deed to property has insurable interest in said property, thus they are the only ones who can take out an insurance policy to protect it. If the parents wish to insure the vehicle on the...
If you damage your car or suffer an injury from an accident, you could be left dealing with auto repair and medical bills.Some states have “No Pay, No Play” rules, meaning that if you don't have insurance, you can't collect money in certain instances — even if the accident wasn't your fault.
At the scene of the accident, the police officer's duty is to make sure everyone is safe and to manage the logistics like automobile removal, traffic movement, and to document the accident.After the accident, however, they may also have a role in helping to determine fault.
Each car insurance company has their own specific procedures as to how they want their customers to file a claim. The best way to find out is to call your insurance agent or company, or check out their website. However, one thing that cannot be understated, never admit fault and keep meticulous r...
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,...
Yes, your rate will increase if you are at fault for an auto accident or if you receive a traffic ticket.Eventually, these items will be removed from your record, and your auto insurance premium will begin to return to normalcy.However, this takes three years from the issue date of your auto acci...
But even if the accident was not your fault, your insurance rate may increase.Yes, it is, even though the other driver's insurance should cover the costs of repairing your vehicle.Some insurers will not increase your rate in this scenario.If yours does, it may be time to shop around for a new ins...
You have 1 Year after a minor accident to have a claim
Varies per state and local and state laws need to be specifically looked at. Also Insurance can deny payment in certain instances. The person leaving usually ends up being cited for the accident unless other party admits. If it was not with another vehicle and was just being in a ditch or hitting...
If you leave the scene of an accident with injuries, you may also face losing your license for up to a year.CDL drivers who leave the scene of an accident may automatically lose their license for a year, even if the other party is not injured.Your insurance rates can be increased for a conviction...
In criminal law, leaving the scene of an accident can be a misdemeanor or felony charge for the driver of a vehicle.Sometimes called a “hit and run”, these charges are common when an individual hits another vehicle, pedestrian or cyclist while driving and fails to stop immediately after the accid...
What if you are insured on a car but a named driver has an accident will it effect my personal insurance quotes in future if i get insurance of my own?
Hi;The answer in Ontario Canada, is yes. I believe the Canadian AND US insurance industries are united within this circumstance. The policy holder is responsible for everyone he/she accepts as second/subsequent drivers. If however YOU are the second driver named on a insured policy, and you opt t...
But after a car crash, following that instinct can lead to some potentially dire consequences.In most states, it's a misdemeanor hit-and-run if one leaves the scene of an accident that only results in property damage -- in other words, if no one was injured in the accident.
What happens when my insured car is in an accident which isn't my fault but I find out at the scene the driver the person driving my car has either an expired or suspected license?
You go and hire an attorney and ask him for legal advice.
You were in an accident and the other party was at fault Their insurance company is paying to fix your vehicle but their insurance co wants to give you next to nothing for your med pain and suffering?
See a Lawyer who specializes in personal injury and auto claims. Be wary if the lawyer wants more than 25% of any recovery as a fee. Most states have a cap on what percentage a lawyer may be paid in the event any monies are recovered from the other insurer.NO matter what, DO NOT sign any release ...
Hit & Run charges, which is a Felony. Fines upwards of $10,000 or more. An dif you kill someone, you will be charged with vehicular man-slaughter, and serve between 14-life in prison. Drive Safe!
If your trying to get insurance for the first time and you were involved in an accident with a company car under there insurance and it was not your fault do you still have to tell the insurance polic?
I had a minor at fault accident with a company vehicle. I provided my current car ins co with a letter from my old car ins co stating that they did not pay a claim on this accident. My new ins company accepted it and ignored the accident. You can do as above although it is best to tell insurance ...
If I were in an accident and the other driver is faulted there insurance provider has paid the claim do I need to have the auto repair done or can I keep the money?
You can keep the money. You don't have to repair the car.
If you are involved in an accident with a person who has no insurance and they are at fault does your insurance pay for repairs to your vehicle if you only have liability insurance?
No, Liability Insurance is just as it says, Liability only pays for damage you cause to another. It will not pay for damages to your vehicle if you had only liability coverage.s from other contributorsUsually they don't. If you had no type of uninsured motorist protection which doesn't cost that ...
If you get in a auto accident and your at fault but police report is never filed does insurance go up?
no, the insurance will not go up but will go down and because i am an insurance agent, i had this kind of problem and i had to pay less
If someone drives your car with a valid license but your car has no insurance and they have an accident and at fault?
Hope that you have lots of money..Tell me your not stupid enough to drive a car with out insurance....
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.
Do you have to have insurance if you do not own a car and This is in the state of OHIO and if so will your license be validated without the insurance?
if you do not own a car you do not have to have insurance the insurance is tied to the registration when you register plates for a car and that is how the state keep track of you for insurance purposes I live in Ohio
If owner signs title of car to son and he failed to register or transfer title can he be sued if son has accident and is at fault?
No, the father cannot be sued. If the owner signs it over to his son, then the son is the one responsible for the damages.
What is the vehicle code for looky LUES OR SITE SEEING AT A traffic accident that blocks rescue vehicles from being able to assist the injured at the scene of a car accident?
DOES ANY ONE KNOW WHAT IS THE CALIFORNIA VEHICLE CODE FOR VEHICLES IN CALIFORNIA STOPING TO LOOK AT A VEHICLE THAT HAS CRASHED ?
Drivetrain damage, excessive tire wear, bad steering, alignment problems.
What can I do if the person at fault can't be contacted by his insurance company and that I dont have full coverage so Im filing the claim myself?
*More Info*The insurance company said that they can't do anything until they can contact their insurer, and that after 90 days they'll make house calls in order to contact him.So is there anything I can do on my part since im the one filing the claim, and what if they can't contact the person at ...
If you drove someone else car and they did not have car insurance but you have car insurance will your car cover the damges of the uninsured car?
If you're over 25 and have comprehensive insurance, you're covered third party only on other cars, so it wont cover the damages of the car you were driving, but if there was a third party involved they're covered.
If you are not the primary policy holder and someone else drives the car and gets into an accident is it your fault or theirs?
i'd say both you not that much but who wrecked it is the one to put the blame onThe insurance is for the car regardless of who is driving. It will be the first to pay. If it doesn't cover enough, the person driving can be tapped for the remainder. If the person driving does not have a license, th...
no this will not ruin your car BUT it will start to scrape your gear because it is not being shifted properly
If an insured driver with permission from an insured car's owner gets into an accident will the driver or the owner be responsible for payments?
the owner of the car with insurance will be responsible
depends if some one else was driving the car. if no one was in it, then yes
you grind the gears and ultimately destroy one, resulting in a few thousand dollars worth of transmission rebuild. if your really unlucky, you might break other parts, and it can rocket the price up to thousands, or even tens of thousands of dollars.
If the machine air system on a dump truck does not build up to the required pressure what effect does this have on the braking system?
The brakes will remain on, air pressure is required to release the brakes
In a not at fault accident your vehicle was deemed total loss but you had aftermarket wheels on the vehicle that were damaged will the compensate you for those wheels?
Yes,,And if you add these or any other modifications to your vehicle, I would add this on to your own policy as "customization" so that if you have a comp or collision claim on your own policy, it is covered. This may depend on which insurance company is paying the claim, yours or the at fault pe...
I cosigned on an automobile loan and insurance for my son. Who is responsible if the insurance is not paid up and he gets in an accident?
As a cosigner, You are jointly and separately liable for any and all amounts that might arise out of the finance note you guaranteed.
If you are going to order a vehicle and will not take possession for at least six weeks do you need insurance when placing the order?
You should contact your insurance company.NoThe seller might require it, but even if you had it, you could argue that the seller's coverage would apply since you hadn't taken possession of the vehicle. Almost always, the insurance follows the car, so if one of the seller's employees had an accide...
Headon collision. You're both at fault.
i'm not real familiar with Vw vehicles but a great starting point would be checking in the owners manual or on a wiring diagram for something that the 2 problems would have in common.Its most likely gonna be fuse or a relay. I doubt it, but it may also be a common grounding point for the two elec...
If it's a crime to hit a car and leave the scene of the accident what trouble can a person get into?
man slaughter if the person diesHit and RunLeaving the scene of an accident.
No, you must be 16 years old. No exceptions that I am aware of.
Owner of car says car is insured and you are covered-you crash-it turns out the car is not insured-your insurance covers other party but not the car you were driving. Who pays for damages to car?
The person that lied to you about the insurance would have to pay for it. you could even take them to court. If they lied about the insurance on your car, they could be arrested under a small amount.
Should you disconnect both battery poles of a car if you will not use it for 7 months or is disconnecting only one pole enough?
NO....you only need to disconect one terminal to stop circuit continuity. If you take 2 terminals off cover them with greese to stop corrosion.
If insured hits uninsured and police wrote the report incomplete and now the insured insurance comapny is calling how can we challenge this?
im guessing youre the uninsured. and im geussing youre not at fault. if the other partys insurance company is trying to bully you out of coughing up the green for your damages then contact your insurance ombudsman, they are government run, they are the bosses of all insurace companies..good luck.
It's not illegal to be a named driver on an insurance policy if you don't live at the same address- only if you lie about living together to the insurance company. I think it's different for multi car discounts/ policies.
No. The car must be registered to you.
Cooling fans do not come on but the car doesnt over heat but if i turn on heater or air conditioner the fan both come on This is a 2003 Kia Sorrento is this normal?
Yes, this is normal. The fans will always come on when you turn on the A/C or Defroster. They may also come on in the city during stop and go driving if the engine gets hot enough. On open road driving they will normally not come on. To verify their condition, park the car and let it run with the...
if your name is on the car then its your problem.
If filing Chapter 7 including a car that will not be reaffirmed should you contact the lender for a voluntary repo or wait until they contact you?
It would be simpler for all parties if you contact them and voluntarily surrendered the car at the lender's discretion. Although you do not legally have to reliquish any property until the BK is discharged.How much time do you want to buy? The court will tell you what to do if you don't contact t...
The main reason a car will slow down when the engine is turned off is due to friction, there is friction on all moving parts which converts the kinetic energy of the cars movement into heat energy.
If a roller coaster car is pulled by a chain at the beginning of the ride what kind of energy is present at this point?
the highest point of a roller coaster is the peak that you first drop and it is based fully on momentum and velocity so never stop but really your just falling
No, Driveshafts transfew huge amounts of moment (torque) which requires more structrual rigidarity than a rubber boot. The rubber boot protects the internal structural members from corosion. Members such as U-joints can and will wear significantly faster without this protection.
Lee worked 22 hours this week and made 132 If she works 15 hours next week at the same pay rate how much will she make?
if he works 22 hours and earn &132.00 dollars divide the number of hours into how much he earned and multiply the response by the number of new hours worked 22\132=6 6x15=90
I had the same problem. Replacing your ignition cylinder will fix the issue. I would recommend going to a dealer for the repair. They're plenty of Diy after market parts but its complex and will make it so you will need multiple keys for your car. One for the doors and one for the ignition, the d...
What if you buy a used car and find out later it had a lot of mechanical problems can you sue the person who sold if they did not disclose this information at the time of purchase.?
yes but it might not be worth it because the seller could say that you bought it the way you saw it and he did not mean any maliciousness
I honestly don't know a number. However I have gotten in a car accident at that intersection. People who turn right onto Hillcrest don't seem to want to yield to those with the green light or they make a bad judgement in thinking no cars are coming. There are plenty of skid marks at that intersec...
Who is liable if Car A cut off car B and car B forces car C off the road. Car A then takes off leaving Car B at the accident scene?
You would need to provide a little bit more information, but if car A cuts off car B, but there was no contact and no objective witness who saw it, then car A would most likely not be taken into consideration. Therefore, you have car B forcing car C off the road. The same general rule applies tho...
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.
If you have two different types of tires on the front and back of your car will it effect the handling of your car?
It probably will. Each brand and type of tire has it's own ride & handling characteristice. Depending on the tires the difference may take a professional evaluator to feel it or "even a caveman" would fee it if you were to put High Performance on one axle and snow tires on the other.You may n...
Could your cars ACV be affected if it was in a previous at-fault crash and then in a second at fault crash that totaled it and the incidents were within 8 months of each other?
Actually I asked this question because it has happened to me. However I just got my offer report from my insurance company and the ACV wasn't affected at all. They went on the cars condition prior to the accident. I suppose the answer here is it depends on your insurance company.
Passenger door latch is stuck closed and the passenger door will not close How can you fix this problem?
you just have to push up on the latch
What if your 1998 town cars has troubles with the steering wheel it spins freely and the wheels will not turn What is the fix for this problem?
If the steering wheel spins freely but the wheels don't turn, the steering shaft (which runs from the steering wheel, into the engine compartment, and down to the steering box) probably came apart.Usually there are one or more joints in the steering shaft, to allow it to angle around obstructions...
You got 3 point for runing a red lightin Florida how many years would the point stay on your record and how much will effect your insurance?
According to Florida Motor Vehicles the points will remain on your record from 3 to 5 years. There is no way to calculate how much your insurance may go up. You will have to contact your insurance company.
What happens if you were rear ended which caused you to swerve into the next lane and hit another car. Is the person who originally hit you at fault for both cars?
That depends on the laws in the state. The investigating officer should have made that determination in accordance with state law.
If your spouse dies without a will and the car was not titled in both names can the surviving spouse or son transfer the title to either of them?
The car becomes part of the estate. The executor of the estate can have the vehicle transferred to the appropriate party as they settle the estate. The estate will also be responsible for eliminating any debt involved, if a balance is owed on the car.
Are you at fault if you hit someone from behind who stopped in the middle of the street and the started to back up?
If they wern't going backwards when you hit them you are at fault.
If the car merging onto a road in front of you was beyond the Yield sign and slammed on their brakes Who is at fault?
Sounds like you rear-ended them. Are you the same person who had the driver ahead "Brake aggressively" a couple of weeks ago? If the front of your car strikes the back of another and they are not in reverse, 99.99% of the time you are at fault.
Who is at fault when the driver admits he was not looking and you backed out of a parking lot and he hits your car?
Unfortunately it's your fault since you're entering the "circle of traffic" whether it's circular or not. Fortunately parking lots are private property and not city streets. You may be able to just take care of your own damages..especially if the other driver admitted fault.
If your vehicle is traveling 55 miles an hour how fast will the unbelted occupant will still be going at he moment of impact?
55 mph. If the car stops (impact) people inside are still moving at 55 mph. They will hit the inside of the car- at 55 mph. That has the same effect as if you were standing still, and were hit by a car moving 55 mph. Messy. Wear your seatbelt.
I have a 1995 Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon The engine is an LT1 motor and was replaced by a 1994 LT1 motor and the computer was not changed to a 1994 computer Will this effect the car in any way?
you shouldn't have any problems as long as all the sensors and wiring are the same or switched to new motor.
Is it bad to accelerate in a 1996 Camry with 228K on the clock at 3000-4000RPM will this shorten its life or not if so what are good RPMs to accelerate without hurting it?
No no no, 3000-4000 rpms is the average speed for highway traveling, driving too close to the red mark on your rpm is bad
Who is at fault if car 1 is at a complete stop at the end of a parking lot driveway and car 2 is in front of car 1 and begins to roll backward and hits car 1?
As with all legal questions, you should consult a legal professional to protect your rights in regard to such matters.Based on the facts presented, Car2 is at fault. The driver in motion must avoid objects in his/her path regardless of the direction the vehicle moves (forward or backward). Only, ...
Not if it's non op and never moved, but you are responsible for damage if it does.
The tenant is responsible for insuring his apartment and contents against theft. The Lease does not have to require insurance.Basically the door and window locks must work and the doors be of the proper type etc.
The insurance will be somewhat high. I can't give you an exact number, because each insurance company is different. Insurance companies look at it this way, the younger the driver, the higher risk they are. So the insurance could be higher. Middle aged drivers are less of a risk, so insurance wil...
My 1999 tracker will not shift out of park if you have your foot on the brake keep your foot off shifts fine previous owner states has been this way since new he thought it was normal how to fix?
Without knowing the Tracker specifically generally it's the other way around, sounds like a simple wire cross either on a repair or at the factory.It could be specifically for the sense switch or the brake switch, which if you have ABS would be something you want to fix.
In case of some expense u might have seen advance payment is done. So as to comply with the terms of agreement or it can befor any other reason too.And this advance is shown in the asset side of balance sheet.Now,in case of insurance the same thing is happening.For example:- a ltd. F.y begins fro...
98 accord 4cylvtec at and getting p0420 code if reset fuse will stay off for a week Will only come back in you run the car hard ie shift to third on highway and hit 6000rpm any thoughts on fault?
P0420 = Catalyst System Efficiency Below ThresholdCatalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold. This means that the secondary O2 sensor detects that the catalytic converter isn't working as efficiently as it should. This engine code can be triggered by any one of the following:1.) The catalyst in t...
16 if inflated with air or helium.800 or so if inflated with heroin.
the other person. he/she should have made sure the rear end was clear before backing. i just seen this same situation a couple days ago.
Who is at fault if car 1 parks too close to car 2 and the door of car 2 hits car 1 while going into their car?
If the parking spaces are marked, as long as both vehicles are within their respective space, then car 2 would be at "fault" but there is no law which covers this anyway.
The year of the vehicle maybe low blue book and your upgrade Receipts.
If a new car was purchased and driven for two months and then hit by a vehicle who was at fault what should a fair settlement be if the car is not totaled?
The amount of the repair bill. You might also get a rental car if you have that coverage on your own insurance.
If your car over-heated and shut off while driving and now will not start at all is the head gasket blown or is the whole engine shot?
It really needs to be checked out but it doesn't sound good. It probably is ruined as the rings and pistons are probably melted.
Will bankrupsy protect you from being sued if you were the cause of an auto accident with a parked car which no one was in you had no insurance?
No, you will still be responsible for any damage you did to the parked car.
You are probably likely to incur fees and charges (which depend on the terms and conditions of the legally binding contract) - and possible even prosecution.
Who is at fault if you were coming out of a car parking space and had just got out of the space and a car came into the back of you and damaged the front bonnet of their car?
Technically you are at fault because they had the right of way and you backed into their path.
If you have any concern, wait for traffic to pass before you turn left.At intersections not controlled by signs or signals, or where two or more drivers stop at STOP signs at the same time and they are at right angles, the driver on the left must yield the right-of-way to the driver on the right.
When i press on the gas pedal of my 1992 grand prix le it will not accelerate what could cause this?
If the gas pedal is conpletely limp, the linkage to the throttle body is disconnected somewhere. I need more details; send to [email protected] and I'll try to help.