Is a DUI driver automatically at fault in an auto accident in Washington state?

Answer Answer In most states it is assumed that the driver with the last opportunity to avoid a collision is at fault. It is further assumed in most states that the impaired driver, since he was not able ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Is a DUI driver automatically at fault in an au...

Are you automatically at fault for an auto accident if your license is suspended?

Answer No. You might face criminal penalties, but fault is determined on the facts of the incident. Also, driving without insurance limits your right to recover damages in some states.

Can a 17 year old who has a driver's license but no car insurance get sued for at fault auto accident?

Parental Responsibility Yes, since the 17 year old is a minor, Any litigation will typically name the Minor Child and the Vehicle Owner as well as the Parents or other Legal Guardians as defendants... Read More »

If you are injured in a auto accident where the other driver is at fault how does his liability insurance cover you?

Yes, every liability policy has bodily insurance coverage attached to it. Therefore, their insurance should pay any medical bills you may be charged for.

What is the average settlement for shoulder injury This was caused in auto accident in which the other driver was at fault.?

It would be a good idea to ask your attorney. A very rough rule of thumb is take the amount of wages lost and multiply it by three. There are so many other factors involved that this rule of thumb... Read More »