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If you hit someone from behind it is automatically your fault.

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Q: Who is at fault in a rear end collision approaching a stop light?
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Who is at fault in a rear end collision when sitting at a red light and a car hit from behind?

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Who is at fault if you are rear ended?

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If it is a clear day and you are hit from behind with your flashers going who is at fault?

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Is the driver who hits another from the rear always at fault?

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Will your driving record be affected negatively if you were rear ended by a driver who admits fault and has insurance in the state of Texas?

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If you ran a red light and someone hit you on the side rear who fault is it?

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