no-fault insurance
Car insurance laws that require the insurance companies of each person in an accident to pay for medical bills and lost wages of their insured, up to a certain amount, regardless of who was at fault.
Category: Accidents & Injuries
Category: Small Claims Court & Lawsuits

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