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Jennifer S. v. Uninsured Motorist Insurer

Knee arthroscopy, motor vehicle accident, settlement policy limits Jennifer S., a 19-year-old college student, was rear ended by a driver near the university that she attended in Davie, Florida. Her knee hit the dashboard and she had to undergo arthroscopic surgery for a torn meniscus twice as a result of the accident. The other driver carried minimal automobile insurance that …

The Importance of UM Insurance, Uninsured Motorist Insurance Coverage, Underinsured Motorist Insurance Coverage and Stacking UM Insurance Coverage

Underinsured Motorist¬†Insurance¬†Coverage and¬†Stacking UM Insurance Coverage Did you know that when you purchase automobile liability insurance you have the option of purchasing additional insurance to protect yourself against other drivers that do not have adequate coverage in the event of an accident? This optional coverage is called under insured/uninsured UM insurance and it is designed to provide you protection in …