Q: Is a deposition necessary when a party is accepting liability in a car accident?
A: Presumably, the nature and extent of your damages (injuries) remain contested. Therefore, at a minimum, counsel for the defendant will want to ask questions about your medical care, treatment, diagnosis, prognosis. Also, some details of how the incident occurred, and resulting vehicle damage, arguably have a bearing on the extent of injuries claimed.
Kenneth I. Kolpan agrees with this answer
A: The Defendant will always depose a plaintiff on the issue of injuries. Plaintiffs attorney may take a deposition if the defendant hasn't said in a pleading they do not contest the liability. Note the Plaintiffs attorney may want to take a deposition if the defendant is contesting what caused the injuries.
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