Many people have come to our law firm after being injured by Uber or Lyft drivers. Here are some answers to questions we receive about accidents with Uber and Lyft drivers. For more advice, call the personal injury attorneys at Ladenburg Law.
You may be entitled to receive compensation for your injuries if you:
Of course, every collision is unique.
There are three different insurance policies that may cover your damages and injuries. Let’s look at each one.
Uber and Lyft drivers maintain insurance coverage up to $1,000,000. If they caused the collision while on duty, you will be covered under this policy.
Uber and Lyft drivers are independent contractors. When they are not on duty, they are not acting on behalf of Uber of Lyft. If a driver causes a collision while not on duty, their personal insurance policy applies.
Finally, your own insurance policy may cover your damages and injuries.
A qualified personal injury attorney can determine which policies apply to your situation.
Remember these tips if you are the victim of a car accident:
Please contact our car accident attorneys for a free consultation. Also, make sure to request our free book. Do not talk to any other driver’s insurance company, make a statement, or sign documents. Call us first to make sure you understand your rights.