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Old 10-23-2012, 12:33 PM   #1
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SO i just got in an accident...

Well i jst got rear ended this morning into the car in front of me. and





Anyone know how much it would cost to fix. I know insuraance will cover it just curiious. Also should i go through my insurence or the person who rear ended me? just wanted to know what would be better. I do have a deductable.

Also car in front had like no damage as you can see maybe a scuff...


she was nice though said she didnt have any damage and was fine.


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Old 10-23-2012, 12:35 PM   #2
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Glad you are not injured.
It depends on your state's laws as to who pays.

Take pictures.

It will be a lot, thousands probably.
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Old 10-23-2012, 12:36 PM   #3
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Glad you are not injured.
It depends on your state's laws as to who pays.

Take pictures.

It will be a lot, thousands probably.
can u see my pictures?
if not how do i upload photos from my computer onto the forum?>
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Old 10-23-2012, 12:41 PM   #4
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I can't see them. Glad you are ok. Have to check your states laws, some like my state would place the guy at fault for hitting you and you at fault for hitting the guy in front of you. Some are no fault.
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I can't see them. Glad you are ok. Have to check your states laws, some like my state would place the guy at fault for hitting you and you at fault for hitting the guy in front of you. Some are no fault.
anyone know how to upload photos from your computer? to the forum?
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Old 10-23-2012, 12:49 PM   #6
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I can't see them. Glad you are ok. Have to check your states laws, some like my state would place the guy at fault for hitting you and you at fault for hitting the guy in front of you. Some are no fault.
^Exactly. Its like that in most jurisdictions. Makes mutiple "rear enders" (that sounded kinky, no? LOL) in traffic somewhat complicated. You're not responsible for being rear ended, but, you ARE responsible for hitting the guy in front, regardless of the cause.... (not suffiencent distance between you and the car in front). Sucks, since, technically, you didn't really do anything wrong (other than not leave enough of a gap in front of your car, but, in heavy traffic, that is next to impossible.. been there, done that)
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I can't see them. Glad you are ok. Have to check your states laws, some like my state would place the guy at fault for hitting you and you at fault for hitting the guy in front of you. Some are no fault.
question: If some twerp hits me, and there is absolutely zero chance I can get out of the path of a person in front of me, is it really 100% my fault for hitting the other guy?

With the impetus of the first person hitting me, that should have some merit as it was the first person's actions that directly resulted in the whole chain of events?
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question: If some twerp hits me, and there is absolutely zero chance I can get out of the path of a person in front of me, is it really 100% my fault for hitting the other guy?

With the impetus of the first person hitting me, that should have some merit as it was the first person's actions that directly resulted in the whole chain of events?
In my state they would generally say you didn't leave sufficient room between you and the car in front of you. I have witnessed exceptions to that though. My dad was sitting at a red light when a landfill dump truck driver hit the gas instead of the brake. He plowed into a prelude, wedged it into the back of my dads explorer, pushed my dads truck on top of a cops crown vic and pushed the three of them half way through the intersection they were at. My dad wasn't cited for being to close. There was nothing he could have done to prevent hitting the cop in front of him.
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question: If some twerp hits me, and there is absolutely zero chance I can get out of the path of a person in front of me, is it really 100% my fault for hitting the other guy?

With the impetus of the first person hitting me, that should have some merit as it was the first person's actions that directly resulted in the whole chain of events?
it depends on whether your state is a "No fault" or "At Fault" state. California is a "At Fault" state, therefore who ever was the cause of the accident is where the blame, and the costs, go.

In a "No fault" state, there is no fault placed. Someone hits you, it's their fault. You get pushed into car in front of you, well, then that's your fault. They go after your insurance, while you go after the guy who hit you.

At least that's the way my agent explained it to me (and if I remembered it correctly).
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I can't but it could be me and not you as to why I cant see them.
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