AAA: Fatal motor vehicle crash costs $6 million

The emotional toll for Americans who lose a friend or loved one in a motor vehicle crash has a steep financial counterpart — an average $6 million per fatal accident, according to auto club AAA. See The Article Here: http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/story/2011-11-02/fatal-vehicle-crashes-cost-millions/51051030/1  Then Check Your Coverage Limits, and Get an Umbrella Policy from Your Insurance Company. Don’t think you […]

Protecting Yourself After an Auto Accident – What to Do on Scene and After

Most of my columns are about protecting yourself and your wealth against a variety of claims and liabilities, but what if the asset you need preserve is your rights or a family member’s rights if you are in an accident and injured? Just as people try to assign liability when none exists, others (including insurance […]

Asset Protection FAIL – NHL Player has Minimum Legal Auto Insurance in Accident

It’s hard to believe but it’s true. NHL player Matt Moulson (who has  a $9MM Million dollar contract with the New York Islanders) slammed his Escalade  into a Subaru last year and injured the other driver. Not surprisingly, she and her attorney have declined his insurance carrier’s $25,000.00 offer. Yes, $25,000 is all the insurance he was carrying.   […]