Should I sue the driver, the company, or both

A driver hit me on private property and had no proof of insurance on himhe did get a ticket and the company he works for refuses to give me the insurance information to fix my car. I am taking this to small claims court and am wondering if I should list the driver and the company for the lawsuit?

Asked on August 23, 2018 under Accident Law, Michigan


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

Answered 2 years ago | Contributor

The company and driver should be included as defendants in your lawsuit for negligence.
The company is liable for the negligence of its employee (driver) which occurred during the course and scope of employment.  
The registered owner of the vehicle is liable for negligence, which I assume is the company.
The driver is liable for negligence for causing the accident.

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