Who would be liable if a neighbor who disregards my wishes to not let my unlicensed 12 year old drive a motor vehicle on his farm does and an accident occurs.
Car / Auto Accident Lawyer
More facts are needed. Was anyone injured?
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Criminal Defense Attorney
Generally, as you state the question, the vehicle owner who permitted the child to operate without parental consent would seem to bear primary liability. The specific law that applies will differ depending upon what type of vehicle it was, as farm implements, recreational vehicles, and vehicles licensed for operation on the roads are addressed by different statutes. That doesn't stop a plaintiff looking for coverage from suing you anyway, so report the incident to your insurance company.
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