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July 2016 Archives

How uninsured motorist coverage works and the need to have the best coverage possible

No ranting this month. Just some practical advice about car insurance. In the course of my 33 years of practicing law I've seen far too cases where the insurance for the person who caused the accident (the wrongdoer) was entirely inadequate to properly compensate the accident victim. With few exceptions, the amount of compensation an accident victim can hope to recover for his or her damages is limited by the amount of insurance the wrongdoer has and the amount of uninsured motorist coverage the victim has. I will now explain.