What should you do if you’re hurt while riding in an Uber or Lyft? Which insurance company will cover your injuries and other expenses? Does your own insurance company come into play?
To learn more about this complicated area of law, we spoke with attorney Grant Lawson of Metier Law Firm in Casper, Wyoming. He recommends speaking with an attorney to make sure everything is handled correctly.
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Topics covered in this interview:
0:26 – Is it difficult to figure out who is liable for an accident involving an Uber or Lyft?
1:39 – Who’s insurance company will you be working with?
2:43 – What is the minimum insurance that rideshare drivers are allowed to carry?
3:57 – What are the victim’s rights if the driver commits a crime, like kidnapping or sexual assault?
5:53 – What if you’re in an Uber or Lyft, and you’re hit by a drunk driver?
7:35 – Does your own auto insurance apply if you’re injured as a rideshare passenger?
8:42 – When should you contact an attorney?
9:29 – What suggestions do you have for people who frequently use rideshares?
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