uim claim consent

Car Accident Victims Need Consent to Settle Before UIM Claim!

Most automobile Insurance Liability policies require the insured to obtain consent to settle with the at fault party from their own underinsured  (UIM) insurance company before they can pursue an underinsured motorist car accident claim.  When a personal injury attorney settles a case with a negligent motorist, they are required to give a release to…

Insurance for motorcycles

Motorcycle Insurance: Types of Coverage Explained

The spring and summer months bring out the motorcycle enthusiasts “in earnest”. Riding a bike on the open road can be one of the most exhilarating experiences one can enjoy. As with any other type of activity, though, motorcycle riding is not without risk. In fact, according to statistics from the National Highway Traffic Safety…

Unisured - Underinsured Coverage

Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Insurance Coverage

Uninsured Motorist and Underinsured Motorist Insurance Coverage is crucially important Insurance Coverage for all motorists. If someone is injured as a result of the negligence of an uninsured third party, the injured victim will receive no compensation as a result of the automobile wreck unless they have uninsured motorist coverage. In a UM or UIM…

Impacts of a DUI accident

DUI with Accident: How it Impacts Auto Insurance

“Impaired Driving Accidents are multifaceted. They usually result in collateral damage that crosses over from criminal law to personal injury law, and have insurance implications.” According to the Uniform Crime Reporting Statistics by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) there were a total of 1,282, 957 impaired or drunk driving arrests in 2012 throughout the…