Car Accident FAQs


Man in pain and suffering from injuries after a car accident

How to Get Pain and Suffering Damages After a Car Accident


By Robert Shaw

Some car accident damages are easily calculated through medical bills, body shop estimates, and even pay stubs when a serious…

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Driver filing a third-party claim after a car accident

Dealing with a Third-Party Insurance Claim


By Robert Shaw

The term “third party insurance claim” is your best recourse for being compensated in an accident cause by someone else.…

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Map of the states with no-fault car insurance

What Does No-Fault State Mean?


By Robert Shaw

Car accident protocols can be confusing enough in the simplest of collisions, let alone when the circumstances send you in…

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Dented car with property damage

Car Accident Property Damage Claims


By Maureen Milliken

The majority of vehicle accidents are property-damage only – that means no one got hurt. In 2019, the least year…

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Car damaged in an accident in a no-fault state

Who Pays for Car Damage in a No-Fault State?


By Maureen Milliken

In most car accidents, blame can usually be assigned to a driver and if there is damage to the car,…

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Mini house next to legal gavel and law books

Can I Lose My House Due to an At-Fault Car Accident?


By Tom Jackson

As if the shock and horror of a serious traffic collision wasn’t bad enough, if you’re the driver who was…

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Police officer verifying driver's license after an accident

What Happens When an Unlicensed Driver Gets in an Accident?


By Bents Dulcio

Nothing good happens when an unlicensed driver gets behind the wheel. Even a quick trip to the laundry mat could…

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Woman in car accident on phone because car insurance lapsed

My Car Insurance Lapsed and I Had an Accident


By Maureen Milliken

If your car insurance has lapsed and you’re still driving, that makes you an uninsured motorist. That will be a…

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Checking a the "no box" on a form asking if you have car insurance after an accident

What Happens If You Get into a Car Accident Without Insurance?


By Tom Jackson

Across most of America, personal vehicles dominate the process of how we get from here to there. Consider getting to…

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Paying medical bills after a car accident

How Medical Bills Are Paid After a Car Accident


By Maureen Milliken

Medical bills from car accident injuries can add up fast. Even an accident that isn’t that severe can be expensive,…

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Police officer filing a report after a car accident

Does a Police Report Say Who Was at Fault?


By Robert Shaw

Everybody has an opinion, the saying goes, and that’s never more true than at the scene of a car accident…

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Passenger unbuckling seat belt after an accident

What Are Your Rights as a Passenger Injured in a Car Accident?


By Robert Shaw

To ensure any pain and suffering doesn’t include being on the hook financially for an accident you played no role…

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Car insurance claim stamped with "X" because it exceeds the policy limits

What Happens When a Car Accident Claim Exceeds Insurance Limits?


By Maureen Milliken

More than 87% of drivers in the U.S. have auto insurance for a very good reason – it covers property…

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Airbags deploying after a car accident

Can I Sue If My Airbags Didn’t Deploy?


By Maureen Milliken

Airbags save lives and prevent injury. However, if they don’t deploy, the result can be devastating and expensive. There are…

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A totaled car being towed to the salvage yard.

What Happens If Your Car Is Totaled and You Still Owe Money on the Loan


By Robert Shaw

A driver – we’ll call him Robert – bought a new car last November. Since most of his driving is…

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