Prime Insurance Agency Blog

All You Ever Wanted to Know About Insurance

Does Obamacare pay for NJ Auto Accident Injuries?

If you are a NJ driver that suffers injury from an auto collision, your first response to medical bill payment and/or other expenditures as a result of the accident is an auto insurance claim.

MORE: Four essential steps to take following an auto accident

NJ No-Fault Insurance

NJ law mandates drivers to obtain a basic auto insurance policy – at the very least. Because the state adheres to a ‘no fault’ practice in regard to vehicle collisions, any basic policyholder who suffers an injury in relation to a collision initially submits a claim to his or her auto insurance policy.  

Disclaimer: If a NJ driver chooses to purchase traditional auto insurance instead of the basic policy, he or she can bring a liability claim against the other driver if there are damages resulting from a crash.

The NJ basic auto insurance does not allow general lawsuits. Exceptions to this rule are when the crash causes:

  • Dismemberment

  • Major physical disfigurement

  • Substantial scarring

  • Dislocated fractures

  • Miscarriage

  • Permanent injury

 

 

NJ Auto Insurance Requisites

NJ’s basic plan is the minimum auto insurance coverage required by the state. It entails:

  • $5,0000 property damage coverage for each accident (not including repair or vehicle replacement costs)

  • $15,000 coverage or personal injury protection (known as PIP) for each individual

  • $250,0000 severe injury coverage for each person in an accident

To discuss the particulars of the NJ basic auto insurance plan or for more on additional coverage that drivers can carry atop of the basic plan, speak to an experienced independent insurance agent.

 

PRIME Insurance is a 3-generation family-run independent agency that has won the admiration of the industry. We’ve been presented with numerous awards and been appointed to conduct direct business with more than 40 of the leading companies - big names such as ACE, ASI, ASSURANT, CHUBB, FOREMOST, Liberty Mutual, MetLife, Plymouth Rock, PROGRESSIVE, Safeco, StillWater, Travelers, USLI, ZURICH and more. With over 10,000 satisfied customers, we benefit policyholders by reviewing current coverage, as well as by shopping our wide network to locate tailored coverage at competitively lowest quotes.

HAVE A PRIME DAY™!
PRIME Insurance provides all forms of nationwide coverage, including NJ cheap auto insurance, low quote commercial umbrella insurance NJ, Houston, TX commercial property insurance, flood insurance, vacant property insurance NJ, NJ renters insurance, NJ homeowners insurance, NJ bonds, NJ workers comp, NJ life insurance and more. We invite you to experience the PRIME difference by visiting us on our online insurance website; emailing us at PRIME [at] primeins [dot] com; or by calling us at 732-400-5242.

Summary: NJ drivers trivia question: if you are involved in an accident and incur injury, which NJ insurance policy takes care of the medical bills?


Discussion

There are no comments yet.


Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with

Comment

Your name, comment, and URL will appear on this page after it has been reviewed and approved. Your email address will not be published.