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Who Covers The Driver’s Injuries In An Uber Or Lyft Accident?

Who Covers The Driver’s Injuries In An Uber Or Lyft Accident?

  The ride-sharing apps Uber and Lyft are still business ideas in progress as both are trying to figure out how to address the insurance issue. When a person with a private auto insurance policy picks up a rider from one of the apps, the driver’s private

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Is There a Statute of Limitations for Car Accidents?

Is There a Statute of Limitations for Car Accidents?

  A statute of limitations is the amount of time a person has to file a civil lawsuit for injuries or property damage that were sustained in an accident. The criminal side of the justice system also has statutes of limitations that apply to various crimes. If

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How to Handle Accident Follow-up Calls from Other Driver’s Insurance Company

How to Handle Accident Follow-up Calls from Other Driver’s Insurance Company

  You get in an accident and exchange insurance information with the other party. As most people do, both you and the other party file claims with your insurance companies to get the funds you need to get your vehicle back on the road. If there were

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Top 15 Causes Of Car Accidents And How You Can Prevent Them

Top 15 Causes Of Car Accidents And How You Can Prevent Them

  Car accidents are unexpected and sometimes traumatic events. While it is impossible to prevent every car accident, many can be avoided if every driver knew the most common causes of accidents. Distracted Driving Distracted driving includes texting while driving, talking on the phone, or carrying on

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Here’s what the Car Insurance Companies Won’t Tell You

Here’s what the Car Insurance Companies Won’t Tell You

Car insurance companies, like any other industry, have their industry secrets that they prefer to keep to themselves. But when you have an industry that deals directly with the public, it almost does not seem fair to be allowed to have secrets. When an auto accident occurs,

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What You Need To Know About Vehicle Accidents

What You Need To Know About Vehicle Accidents

There is a lot of misinformation floating around about vehicle accidents in New York State that can sometimes make it difficult for a victim to understand their rights. For example, just because New York is a no-fault state does not mean that every vehicle owner in every

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Be Ready To Drive In The Snowy Weather

Be Ready To Drive In The Snowy Weather

When the weather gets cold and the roads get icy, drivers can expect the number of auto accidents to increase. The last thing you want this winter is to get involved in a personal injury lawsuit that started because of a cold weather auto accident. There are

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A Story Of Bad Driving In New York State

A Story Of Bad Driving In New York State

Daniel Sajewski, Jr. was an irresponsible young man who drove his parent’s Mercedes through the New York City home of two 90-year-old sisters. He was legally drunk with a .30 BAC, and he had a history of horrible driving incidents for years prior to the 2012 crash.

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Tips On Handling A Hit And Run Accident

Tips On Handling A Hit And Run Accident

A hit and run accident occurs when on vehicle strikes either another vehicle or pedestrian, and then does not stop to deal with the consequences of the collision. Even if the bump was slight and seemed like nothing of significance to either driver, it is still necessary

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What To Avoid After A Car Accident

What To Avoid After A Car Accident

There is plenty of advice on the Internet about what to do after you are in a car accident, but the amount of information available that warns against what you should not do is surprisingly lacking. The first thing you should do after an accident is make

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