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Liability insurance and why you need it



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Liability insurance is not an exciting topic. But it’s critical. Liability insurance protects you in the event you are sued or held liable for the actions of another individual. There are lots of things that can go wrong in life and buying liability insurance can help protect your assets and your future if something goes wrong. Liability insurance is just that, insurance against being held legally liable for a negative outcome as a result of your actions. It covers you for any costs incurred should someone else suffer as a result of your actions (or inactions) – known as liabilities.

Because You Could Be On The Hook For Serious Financial Losses

If you are sued for damages, the plaintiffs will want compensation for their losses. Liability insurance can help protect you financially in the event you are held liable for damages you did not intend to cause.

Liability claims can be costly, and depending on the nature of the claim, they might require significant time and effort to resolve. Beyond legal fees, if you are found liable for damages and a claimant is awarded money as a result of your actions, you could be responsible for repaying them with interest. If you are found liable for damages and don’t have liability insurance, you might not be able to afford the claim without selling off assets, incurring debt, or taking out a loan.

Liability claims can result from a variety of scenarios. Slip-and-fall accidents and negligent driving are the most common. Slip-and-fall accidents can happen at home or at work and can be costly, not to mention inconvenient, if someone sues you for their injuries. Negligent driving can result in property damage and personal injury claims. Beyond the cost of defending yourself in court and paying damages if you lose, liability insurance can help cover the costs of settling a claim.

An Accident
Accidents Happen!

Because Vehicles Are Dangerous

Liability insurance helps protect you from being held liable for injuries and damages caused by your vehicle. If you cause an accident, whether it is a minor fender-bender or a serious collision, the other party might sue you for damages. Liability insurance can help cover the cost of the claim. If you are hit by another vehicle, the other driver’s insurance will pay the claim. But you might still need your own insurance to protect yourself financially.

If you are at fault, you might be held responsible for medical bills, lost wages, and other damages. Liability insurance can help cover the cost of these claims. If you don’t have insurance and are found liable for damages, you might not be able to afford the claim without selling off assets, incurring debt, or taking out a loan.

Because You Are Responsible For Your Guests’ Well Being

If someone is injured on your property, or their property is damaged, you might be held liable for the claim. Liability insurance can help cover the cost of the claim and any ensuing legal fees. Liability insurance is often included in guest injury coverage. If you don’t have guest injury coverage, you might be held responsible for any medical costs, property damage, and legal fees associated with a claim. If you are hosting a public event or charging admission, you might also be held responsible for the safety of your guests. If someone is injured on your property, or their property is damaged, you might be held liable for the claim. Liability insurance can help cover the cost of the claim and any ensuing legal fees.

Because You Can Be Sued If Something Is Wrongfully Stolen

If you are mistakenly targeted for the theft of another person’s property, you might be held liable for the claim. Liability insurance can help cover the cost of the claim and any ensuing legal fees. Most policies provide coverage for stolen property if it is left in your care. If you are hosting a party, have guests over, or are living in a shared space, and something is stolen, you might be held liable for the claim. Liability insurance can help cover the cost of the claim and any ensuing legal fees. If you don’t have insurance and a claim is filed against you, you might not have the money to pay for it.

Because Negligence Is Easy To Prove In Court

Some claims are easy to prove. Negligence, for example, is an easy standard to meet in court. If you are found to be negligent, the court will rule against you and award damages for the injured party. Liability insurance can help cover the cost of the claim and any ensuing legal fees. If you don’t have insurance and you are found to be negligent, you might not be able to pay for the claim out of pocket. And if you don’t have insurance, the other party might have you bankrupted!

Conclusion

Liability insurance is important for your financial security. It can help protect you from being sued for damages caused by your actions. There are lots of things that can go wrong in life, and buying liability insurance can help protect your assets and your future if something goes wrong. Liability insurance is just that, insurance against being held legally liable for a negative outcome as a result of your actions. It covers you for any costs incurred should someone else suffer as a result of your actions (or inactions) – known as liabilities.



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