Filing a Claim Against an Uninsured Motorist
Instead of trying to pursue the other driver personally, the better option is to file a claim with your insurer under your uninsured motorist coverage. If all of your damages are more than the other driver’s insurance limits, you will receive some amount of money to cover your damages.
What to Do If You’ve Been Hurt in an Accident with an Uninsured Motorist
What happens if the person at fault in an accident has no insurance in Nevada? If you get into an accident with them, you’ll need to file with your insurance company. An uninsured motorist claim needs to be filled out. There are several steps you should take to protect your rights at the scene of the accident.
- Contact law enforcement
- Acquire the driver’s name, contact information, and license number
- Get immediate medical attention
- Save any possible evidence from the scene
- Contact a Nevada auto insurance attorney to learn your options