Tulsa, OK asked in Car Accidents for Louisiana

Q: Does Louisiana’s no pay no play law exclusion for legally parked cars apply if the driver is not in the car.

I had insurance on 2 of my vehicles, I’m not sure why the 3rd wasn’t on there. I was in the hospital having surgery and someone backed out of the parking space next to my car swiping the back corner, my taillight and scratched my bumper.

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1 Lawyer Answer
Douglas Lee Bryan
Douglas Lee Bryan
  • Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Marksville, LA
  • Licensed in Louisiana

A: No, if your vehicle was legally parked at the time of the accident, Louisiana's “No Pay, No Play” law does not apply even though you were not carrying insurance.

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