Imagine the surprise when witnesses learned that the car speeding through an Indiana neighborhood and going through yards and finally coming to a screeching halt was being driven by a 5-year-old! His "mom" was passed out next to him after mixing vodka and sleeping pills so she could "deal with the kids." His 3-year-old brother was in the back seat. What a loser this woman is!! To read the whole story, click here.
Thankfully, this time the only injuries were to mailboxes and bushes. What if next time, you or a loved one gets injured because someone like this piece of trash allows his or her kids to drive. What are the chances that she carries adequate liability coverage?
This is why it is so important to carry uninsured or underinsured motorist coverage. This coverage protects you and your loved ones after a car accidents--especially when caused by 5-year-olds or other reckless drivers. With this coverage, after an automobile accident, you make a claim against your coverage and have your insurance company sue the at-fault driver for any settlement your insurance company had to pay.
Check your car insurance policy now before you get in a car accident. Make sure that you carry uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage. Also, if you are in Florida, make sure that you requested "stacked" underinsured motorist benefits. This will provide you and your family with added protection.
If you have any questions regarding uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage and how it can be used after a Florida car accident, please feel free to contact me. Also, if you have been injured in a Florida automobile accident, please feel free to contact me. You can easily reach me by clicking here.