Q: No insurance. The person didn't have bodily injury coverage. After PIP, I have $16,000 left to pay. What do I do?
A: You may be able to hold their license until they pay. Suggest you contact a member of the Fla Justice Assn. Also, bills after your pip should be run through your medical insurance.
If you plan to take the UM (Uninsured Motorist) route, you would need to place your carrier on notice of a claim. Between that and the issues involving unpaid medicals, it sounds like it would be beneficial to have a quick consult with a Florida personal injury attorney to figure out the direction you choose to take - many give free initial consults.
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