What will happen if I recently had a car accident for which the other party was at fault and I chose to repair the damages?

Their insurance claimed my vehicle a total loss. I was told by the other party’s insurer by my doing that they are not responsible of the rental car. I want to know if that statement is true?

Asked on September 11, 2013 under Accident Law, Texas

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Answered 7 years ago | Contributor

I suggest that you make a claim with the other party's carrier as well as your own insurance company. You still have time to make a claim even though you elected to make the repairs on your own without any assistance from any insurance carrier.


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