Being in an automobile accident is scary enough, but the process of filing a property damage claim should not be. Here are some simple tips on how to handle a property damage claim.
When you have been in an automobile accident and there is damage to your vehicle you should:
The insurance company with which the property damage claim is filed is dependent on which driver was at fault. If liability is unclear in an accident, you should submit the property damage claim to your own insurance company. They will review the information and determine liability. If liability is clear, then the property damage claim should be filed with the insurer of the liable party. After the accident you’ll want to call your insurance company to inform them of the accident regardless of whether you are liable for the accident.
In the event of an accident where the other driver is liable, you are entitled to the following damages:
If you or a loved one has been injured in a car accident, contact Martin Law Office for a free consultation.