Can I sue as a passenger in a car accident?

Answer On One Hand: A Passenger has RightsA passenger can sue the driver of another vehicle involved in a traffic accident as well as the driver of the vehicle in which she was a passenger, depending on w... Read More »

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If a passenger in an auto accident owns a car but doesn't have PIP does the driver's PIP pay damages to the passenger?

Answer The driver or owner will be responsible for the passenger's injuries. The passenger's PIP or medical insurance MAY pay the expenses if the responsible party is not insured, but will sue to... Read More »

Does the liability coverage on your auto insurance cover you against a liability exposure if you are at fault in an accident and a passenger in your car is killed in the accident?

AnswerIt should, up to the amount of the policy. It is possible that your liability could exceed that amount, particularly if you had only "legal minimum". And I suppose there could be some situati... Read More »

Who pays the medical bills in an accident on a motorcycle for the passenger?

If no other vehicles were involved in this accident, the insurance company of the motorcycle driver has to cover the medical bills of the passenger who was injured.

How does liability insurance work when the driver has an accident and kills a passenger due to drunk driving?

Barring any policy exclusions to the contrary, the driver would be held responsible (assuming they were at fault for the accident), and their Bodily Injury Coverage, (and perhaps medpay and pip, an... Read More »