I rear ended a lady at a stop sign doing less than 5 mph. I looked left to see if traffic was coming and the lady in front of me didn’t end up going so I bumped her. Minor damage and I agreed to pay for her damage at my family friends shop. Can she come back at me in the future for personal injury even though it’s nearly impossible she was injured? Should I have her sign a release of some kind? There was no police report done.
Bad idea to not have a release so absolutely. otherwise, she can come back after you for other damages!
Yes you should have an attorney review the release, but understand that if you have car insurance, you're violating your policy and your ins co won't defend you with legal help nor pay any damages later. Proceed at your own risk.
A release of some kind? It is obvious you do not know what kind. That is why we are required to have insurance. Your insurance carrier will know the exact kind of release that will protect you. Report this to your carrier.
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