If a car is hit while parked by another vehicle and the driver leaves insurance information, then the accident is covered with property damage. In other circumstances where a parked car is hit, it may be covered under un... More »

According to the State Farm Learning Center, if you hit a parked car in a parking lot you should track down the car's owner, leave a note on the car or call the police. If you simply drive away, you could be punished for... More »

The person at fault when a car gets hit by another vehicle depends upon a number of factors, including state law, where the damage occurs on the car — such as a strike from behind — and what type of insurance each driver... More »

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The information a driver is required to include on a vehicle incident report depends in large part on the state in which the accident occurred, according to DMV.org. Following proper procedure to fill out the form and su... More »

www.reference.com Government & Politics Law Driving Laws

Unless an uninsured vehicle is added to a new or existing automobile insurance policy, it cannot be legally driven. Contrary to a popular myth, vehicle insurance does not follow the driver but is instead tied to a partic... More »

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The terms of the lease agreement determine what happens in the event of an accident in a leased car. The terms of the lease agreement specify the amount of insurance coverage the company requires the driver to carry on t... More »

To report a car accident to your insurance provider, obtain all important information about the accident and call the insurance firm after receiving proper medical care for any injury, instructs AutoInsurance.org. You ma... More »