I was in a car accident and I do not have insurance. The wreck was not my fault, I have multiple witness statements and the police report says I was nor at fault. I had no other way to get to work and had to drive my car without insurance. A woman...
You will not be able to get a new car paid for by the other driver.. You are likely entitled to the fair market value of the car (assuming it is more expensive to fix it than to total it), the loss of use of the vehicle, o
r rental car expense for a period of time, and you should be reimbursed for taxes and licensing fees for the vehicle if it is totaled.
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It certainly depends on many factors. When I settle a case I usually will include the timing of the payment as one of the terms. I will request that the release be delivered within a certain period and the check to be delivered within a specified period after the defense has received the signed release. You should look at your settlement document to see if it has a set time period. If it does not then it is a reasonable time as defined by industry standards. Call your attorney and ask her/him.See question