Car Crash Laws in California
Negligence and FaultThe law of negligence states that if someone causes you injury because of carelessness or wrongful behavior, they can be held legally responsible for your damages. You can file a personal injury case against them in order to be monetarily compensated for your experience and losses. You will need to prove fault in order to win your claim. The more evidence you have that proves fault, the stronger your claim will be.
Minimum Insurance Coverage in CaliforniaIn California, all drivers must carry insurance by law. There is a minimum amount of coverage that a person must carry. Here are the limits:
- $15,000 minimum coverage for injury or death to one person
- $30,000 minimum coverage for injury or death to more than one person
- $5,000 minimum coverage for property damage