Sanford, FL asked in Car Accidents and Personal Injury for Florida

Q: No insurance. The person didn't have bodily injury coverage. After PIP, I have $16,000 left to pay. What do I do?

3 Lawyer Answers
David Tapalian
David Tapalian
PREMIUM
Answered
  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Providence, RI
  • Licensed in Florida

A: Do you know if you have uninsured motorist coverage?

Peter N. Munsing
Peter N. Munsing
PREMIUM
Answered
  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Wyomissing, PA

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.

Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
Answered
  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Little Neck, NY

A: 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.

Tim Akpinar

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