Twin Falls, ID asked in Personal Injury for Idaho

Q: Was driving a company car and got in an accident - will the other driver sue me or my company?

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Kurt Holzer
Kurt Holzer
  • Boise, ID
  • Licensed in Idaho

A: Not all collisions end in a lawsuit. I am assuming that you were the person who made the mistake and caused the collision. If that is true the injured person has the right to bring the claim against you, or if you were "within the course and scope" of your employment, your employer. Many time a claim is made against both. The important question is what insurance is applicable to the car at the time you were driving it. The best thing for you to do is simply report the incident to your insurance company and employer and then let them handle the initial parts of the claim.

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