If I was in an accident involving a bike rider who was at fault but did not get hurt other than a skinned elbow nor was his bike damagedan , can I be sued because he took my insurance and registration information?

An officer stopped at the scene but did not make a report.

Asked on September 8, 2015 under Accident Law, Michigan


S.L,. Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 5 years ago | Contributor

Since the bike rider was at fault in the accident, he would not be able to file a lawsuit against you.  If he does file a claim with your auto insurance company, your company will deny the claim because the bike rider was at fault in the accident.

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