Jeffrey Johnson is a legal writer with a focus on personal injury. He has worked on personal injury and sovereign immunity litigation in addition to experience in family, estate, and criminal law. He earned a J.D. from the University of Baltimore and has worked in legal offices and non-profits in Maryland, Texas, and North Carolina. He has also earned an MFA in screenwriting from Chapman Univer...

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UPDATED: Feb 10, 2020

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Whether you’d like to learn more about Vermont personal injury and car accident laws, research the applicable statutes on your own, or retain a Vermont lawyer specializing in personal injury law, you’ll find the resources you need right here. 

Vermont Car Accident Lawyers:

Find an experienced Vermont Car Accident Attorney at JustAnswer Legal

Article: How a Personal Injury Lawyer Can Help

Vermont Car Accident Articles:

How an Auto Accident Insurance Claim Works
What is Your Car Accident Injury Claim Worth?
Who is at Fault?
Car Insurance and Auto Accidents: Are You Covered?
What You Can Expect to Recover for Property Damage in Auto Accident Cases
Auto Accidents: Options if You’re at an Impasse with the Insurance Adjuster
Car Accidents Involving Government-Owned Vehicles and Government Workers
Structured Settlements
Do I Need to Contact an Attorney After a Car Accident?

Vermont Car Accident Resources:

Vermont Department of Motor Vehicles
120 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05603-0001
Phone: 802/828-2000
Email: commissionersoffice@state.vt.us
http://dmv.vermont.gov/contact

Vermont Department of Banking, Insurance, Securities & Health Care Administration
89 Main Street
Montpelier, VT 05620-3101
Phone: 802/828-3301 http://www.bishca.state.vt.us/

Vermont Superior Court: Small Claims
http://www.vermontjudiciary.org/gtc/Civil/smallclaims.aspx

Links to many helpful forms and other information regarding the Superior Court and the Small Claims Court (a subdivision), including fee tables.

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration: The official site for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, a division of the United States Department of Transportation.

Traveler’s Information: Road conditions and related information from the Vermont Department of Transportation.

Vermont Car Accident Statutes:

Vermont Statutes Online: A link to Vermont codes online.

Vermont Auto Accident and Personal Injury Laws: 12 V.S.A. § 512 (Statute of Limitations for Personal Injury); 23 V.S.A. § 800 (Insurance Requirements); 33 V.S.A. § 5531 (Small Claims Limits); Rule of Small Claims Procedure 2B (Authority to Change Case Location)