How is Fault determined in auto accidents?

Answer Answer By police reports (always get one to cover yourself) and claims adjusters

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How many motorcycle accidents are the fault of cars?

Approximately 89% of all motorcycle accidents are at the fault of the rider of the motorcycle, according the the United States National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). That leaves 11... Read More »

What kind of auto insurance covers you for anything that's NOT your fault but does not cover when it IS your fault?

What happens when you are involved in an auto accident and it is your fault and you have no auto insurance?

AnswerThe person can sue you for the damages. Garnishing your wages or property. In many states in Georgia you can also face criminal prosecution including fines and time in jail.

Do you have to report at fault accidents if they are not on your record when shopping for other insurance?

Answer Sometimes accidents don't show up on your record for a while. Eventually if your policy is in the middle of its term and they run a MVR or Auto Loss Report they may see the accident, most ... Read More »