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I hit someone’s door who opened it into my right of way

If car a was driving while it was raining and dark and was being very careful and hits park car’s passenger’s door that opened right as I was coming. No way I could have stopped in time.

Agent Answer

Ava Lynch
This one is really tricky. Typically it is up to the person driving to maintain control of the vehicle but every situation is different. An insurance adjuster will be the one who determines fault. They can find both parties at fault in the situation as well. If found at fault, it may impact the insurance rates for up to five years. Here is more information on what to expect when filing a claim. Good luck and if you have any other questions, don’t hesitate to ask.

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