When a car drives in to the back of you who fault is it?

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The fault of the one who backed in to you, unless you made a very unpredictable, unnecessary stop.

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Who is at fault when you back into a car?

But, the driver in the traffic lane has the right of way.The driver who is backing out is responsible for waiting until it is safe to back out.The driver backing out is likely to be deemed primarily at fault in this parking lot accident.

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Who is at fault when a car backing out hits a speeding car in parking lot?

The two insurance companies are going to bicker back and forth about this. The speeding car certainly shares in the fault. The person backing out might, as well, if they were inattentive.

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Who is at fault when you are stopped for a light and the car in front backs up into you?

that would be the person that goes into reverse, because as long as you are stopped it is not your fault. the only possible chance of it being your fault is if you are in motion, but even than it would be a technicality that you could be at fault.

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Who is at fault when you are backing out of a parking lot space?

In a parking lot, drivers in the traffic lane have the right of way, so the driver who pulled out of the space is likely the majority at fault in the accident.A driver backs out of a space, into an oncoming car – Because both vehicles are moving, each driver may hold some responsibility.

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Who is at fault when you back into a car that is illegally parked in the fire lane.?

The driver of the vehicle in motion. The fact that the vehicle that was struck was illegally parked has not bearing on the responsbility of the driver of the vehicle that caused the damage. Well, technically you would be at fault. You can always take it to small claims court that the car was bloc...

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Who is at fault when someone is backing out of parking lot and the car next to it has door open and you hit the door?

Rule of thumb: if two cars are in an accident and only one of them is moving, it's the fault of the car that was moving.

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Who is at fault when both cars are backing up?

When two cars are backing out of their respective parking spaces the insurance companies will often resolve it as each driver is responsible for their own damages.However, if one car has completed the backing process, the second driver could be considered responsible for the accident.

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Whose fault is it when you were driven into the back of when reversing?

Fault will be assigned by the police and/or court to all involved parties. The percentages assigned depend on the existing rules of the road: Yield to the vehicle on the right; maintain full view of path of travel (like backup camera); use of horn in a blind spot; safe speed within the parking lo...

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Who is at fault when you back into a car that is illegally parked?

Of course it is your fault. The fact that the car was illegally parked is of no consequence. You didn't look where you were backing or you would not have hit the parked car. Would you have hit this car if you had been looking? Perhaps the illegally parked car is a Mini Cooper, parked illegally 1 ...

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Whose fault is it when someone who is pulling out of their driveway backs into a car driving down a hill?

Don't force the wording of the event and I believe the answer to: "...when you back into someone....", is evident. Add to it, "...when exiting a private driveway...", where one is always required to yield to the traffic on the public street.

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Is it always your fault if you drive into the back of someone?

The general rule is that, if you are driving a vehicle and run into the back of someone else, it will be your fault and you will not be able to make a claim against anyone else.This law seems to be generally well understood.

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Who is fault is it if you backed in to another car that had no tail light and you couldn't see them because of it?

If your backing up, your automatically in the wrong as far as the police and insurance company is concerned. Its up to the person backing up to make sure that it is safe, even if another driver is moving to fast tail lights are broken.

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Is it always your fault if you hit the back of a car?

Rear-end collisions are one of the most common types of accidents.If a car hits you from behind, it'll almost never be your fault, even if you were stopped.One basic driving rule is that you're supposed to leave enough room in front of your car to stop when the car in front of you stops suddenly.

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Who is at fault when backing out of a parking space?

In a parking lot, drivers in the traffic lane have the right of way, so the driver who pulled out of the space is likely the majority at fault in the accident.A driver backs out of a space, into an oncoming car – Because both vehicles are moving, each driver may hold some responsibility.

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Who is at fault when a car backing out of a driveway strikes a car going by too fast?

Generally, the one who was backing out of the driveway, because they are the one with duty to yield and also because they had the "last clear chance" to avoid the accident.

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Who is at fault when a persons backs into a park car?

Generally the person who's car is in motion at the time.

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Who's at fault in backing accident out of driveway?

I would say probably the person backing out, as they should of looked for any oncoming cars before backing out. ---- The person backing out of the driveway who did not yield to oncoming traffic.

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Who is at fault if you back into each other?

When backing up, you are to take due care, and it appears both drivers didn't.Thus each is negligent to some degree.If each driver is adamant that the other driver is at fault, then they each can put a claim through the other party's property damage liability.

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Who is at fault when a parked car doors swings into a driving car?

The owner of the parked car is at fault if they open their door into traffic. Their insurance should pay for the damages to the driving car.

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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?

If the person backing out of the space had not seen a pedestrian walking the "wrong way" it would be the fault of the driver of the car backing out....... So it is the fault of the person backing out. They did not look to make sure it was safe to do so.

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Who is at fault if someone backs into your car?

If only one car is moving, the driver of a moving vehicle is generally the majority at fault in an accident.For example, if your car is legally parked and someone hits it, the other driver is generally at fault.Which driver had the right of way?

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Who is at fault when someone backs into an illegally parked car?

The driver is responsible for the full damages. Your car is motionless. A prudent driver driving reasonably should look into a rear view mirror before backing up. In this case your illegal parking did NOT contribute to the negligence of the driver.

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Who's at fault when a car is pulling out of a driveway and you hit them?

any vehicle leaving private property and entering a public road ,is at fault. all vehicles leaving private property MUST yield to vehicles on a public road

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Who is at fault if both cars are backing up?

When two cars are backing out of their respective parking spaces the insurance companies will often resolve it as each driver is responsible for their own damages.However, if one car has completed the backing process, the second driver could be considered responsible for the accident.

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When is it best to back up in a car?

When you have a clear view all around the vehicle and it is safe to do so.

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Who is at fault when a car in front of you moves right to go around a car turning left continues straight then comes to a sudden stop?

If this is a 2 lane road, then the vehicle the went around would be at fault since it went out of it's lane and attempted to pass on the right.

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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.

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Who is at fault when a car is T boned?

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Is it legal to sit in the back of a car with no back seat?

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If you park your car and the car in front of you backs up and damages your hood who is at fault?

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.

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Who is fault is at fault when you are turning right and a car behind hits you because they are coming to fast behind you?

Assuming you have signalled in good time that you are turning right,most would agree that the fault lies with the car behind-who should have left enough distance to slow down. This happened to a friend of mine-the other driver lied and said that he did not signal,and changed lanes without warning...

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If you were trying to back up and park and the car next to you open the door and you accidentally hit it whose fault is it?

The moving vehicle is at fault. It would be the same answer if your were driving forward and the same thing happened. It is every drivers sole responsibility to be aware of everything around his/her vehicle whenever it is moving. My dad gave me 4 little words to remember whenever operating a movi...

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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.

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Who's at fault when partially pulled out of a paralleled parking spot a car hits you?

If you are pulling into traffic, from a being parked, you have interrupted the flow of traffic. That's the tricky part about parallel parking; when to do it and how not to interfere with cars. But there is also a last chance clause; if a car sees you from a good distance away they should make eve...

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Who is at fault if you back into an illegally parked car?

The person's who parked it there, (its parked illegally.)Not your fault.

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Who is at fault when two people back into each other?

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If you are backing out of your driveway and are struck by a car in a mobile home park who is at fault?

Check with the local police but I've had it where people backing a car out of a shop into a private parking lot get hit by someone driving through (too fast even) and the person who is in reverse is always at fault. Might be different in some areas but in my area this is how it goes.

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Whose fault is it when hit from behind in car?

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Who is at fault in a shopping mall parking lot where you are driving forward through the lanes turning left into the drive lane when a car coming from your right hits your right rear end of the ca?

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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.

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Who is at fault if car number one has pulled out of the parking space and is driving down the lane but the wrong way when car number two backs out from their parking space and hits car number one?

In general, the driver who is backing is considered to be at fault.

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Who is at fault when you get t boned?

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The person who opens the door.

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You parked your car in a apartment complex in a fire zone and a car backed up into your bumper whos fault is it?

You should get a ticket for parking illegally and the other drive should be cited for inattentive driving. You are both at fault and should get healthy tickets.

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Is it illegal to ride in the back of a truck in Texas?

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If you are pulling out of parking lot and someone is driving in a parking lot a little fast and hit you whose fault is it?

Usually their is no fault associated with parking lots. I'm sure your insurance company looks at it as your fault.

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Name something in the back of the car that would tell you it belongs to a mom?

purse, toys, baby, child, car seat (beat that Mr.Wiki!)

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Is it legal to ridein the back of a pick up truck in Texas?

It is legal if you are of a certain age if I am not mistaken it is 16 and older.

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Is it legal for adults to ride in the back of a pick up truck?

It is illegal in some states.

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Is it legal to be in the back of a truck?

Although it is incredibly dangerous, it is not illegal in every state to ride in the back cargo area of a pickup truck.The legality of passengers traveling in the back of a truck varies greatly from state to state.In some states, whether or not a law is broken depends on the passengers age.

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Name something you might see in a back of a car that would tell you it belongs to a mom?

car seat child baby toys purse

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If a driver in front stops suddenly and a collision occurs it is the fault of?

In the UK it is the fault of the driver behindSame here in the USA

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Is it safe to drive a car in 2nd shift if it wont drive in drive?

Yes but avoid high revs. and better get that drive checked outNot exactly. it puts massive strain on your trans. it might blow up if your not careful.

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Something you see in the back seat of car that says its a moms?

car seat, purse, baby, child,

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Who is at fault in a multiple rear end collision?

In circumstances where there is a pile-up of three or more vehicles, a car will still be at fault for rear-ending another vehicle unless it was pushed by the car behind.Vehicles that are pushed into the vehicle in front by the car behind and who have no control over the collision will not be at f...

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