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No, but if involved in an accident, even when not At Fault, the drunk driver would still be guilty of, and could be charged with, DUI.

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Q: Is a drunk driver always at fault in an accident?
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If you are in an accident that is not your fault should the other driver pay?

YES, ALWAYS!!!!!!!!!!

If I hit a drunk driver Who is at fault in Kansas?

It depends on whether or not the car is stationary at the time of the accident. If your car is stationary and they stumble into it, then they are at fault. However, if your car is moving when they are hit then you're at fault.

Who is at fault when both parties are backing up their vehicles resulting in an accident claim by one of the parties?

The driver responsible for the accident is always at fault. However, Both parties are usually found at fault in this instance. This is generally called Joint fault.

Who is at fault if an underage driver wrecks a car and no other car is involved in the accident?

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Your son who has a car and his own car insurance used your car for the weekend he was in a accident the fault so far lies with the other driver whose insurance is responsible for the damages to your c?

The driver at fault is always responsible for damages incurred during an accident. The at fault insurance company is responsible for damages to your car.

Is a driver with no insurance at fault in an accident?

He may be at fault for not having insurance. He may or may not be at fault for the accident. Whether or not a driver carries insurance is a separate issue than the one concerning who is at fault in an accident. Do not confuse them or let them overlap. A good, objective assessor won't.

Who do you sue in a three car accident?

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Uninsured driver not at fault in accident in Texas?


Why would you be the one at fault if the guy that hit you was drunk had no insurance and took off from the accident?

It does not matter if he was drunk or had no insurance. We would need the details of how the accident happened.

Do you have to call your insurance company if your car was not at fault?

The terms of your Insurance Contract always require that you report an accident regardless of fault. This is because even though you do not consider yourself to be at fault, the other driver may report the accident to them anyway. Better to be safe than sorry.

What happens when there is an auto accident and neither driver is at fault?

each contributes 50% to liability or fault.

Someone hit you an Neither I or other driver has insurance on our car who is at fault?

Who is at fault has to do with the accident itself not the insurance coverage. A police report of the accident and looking at the proximate cause of the accident help determine fault.