Uninsured / Underinsured Motorist Accidents
NYC Car Accident Attorneys for UM/UIM Claims
The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C. is home to many experienced New York City car accident attorneys who handle uninsured and underinsured motorist claims. If you were hit by this type of driver, get in touch with our law firm for representation.
Coverage Limits in New York
As a driver in New York, you are required to have limited coverage for auto insurance. If you fail to maintain the minimum automobile liability insurance coverage, you, can have your driver’s license and registration suspended. The limited liability coverage is supposed to protect you if you are at fault in an accident.
In New York, drivers must maintain minimum coverage of:
- $10,000 for property damage in a single collision
- $25,000 for bodily injury for a person in a single collision
- $50,000 for death for a person in a single collision
- $50,000 for bodily injury for two or more people in a single collision
- $100,000 for death for two or more people in a single collision
The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C. is well aware that if you are involved in an accident, finding ways to recover damages can be daunting. What happens when the other driver does not have sufficient insurance coverage? Our New York City uninsured / underinsured motorist attorneys are determined to help you understand your options so you can move forward with confidence.
Who Pays Compensation?
Knowing your options is absolutely critical after an accident with an underinsured or uninsured driver. There are some coverage options such as supplemental underinsured motorist and uninsured motorist coverage. This can be added as part of your insurance policy to help cover the difference in the damages if the at-fault driver’s insurance isn’t adequate enough to pay for the expenses. This is the best option for you to make sure you are taken care of in the event of an accident.
Discover How The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C. Can Help You
Backed by more than 40 years of experience, our firm knows that any accident can be a difficult situation. Dealing with the medical, financial, and emotional hardships are enough to cause anyone a large amount of stress. With our team on your side, you can better understand your options after an accident with an underinsured or uninsured motorist. We detail every aspect of your case so we can tailor our strategy to your needs.
If you need representation, you can count on us to put our best foot forward and help you get through the difficult legal process that lies ahead. The Perecman Firm, P.L.L.C. is committed to holding negligent parties accountable for their actions.
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