Do you drive in Kingsport? Property Damage Liability and Bodily Injury Liability are coverages you need to know about. By law, most states require drivers to maintain a minimum amount of BI and PDL. Bodily Injury helps pay for other drivers and passengers accident-related medical expenses when you're at fault for the accident. It doesn't pay for any of your medical expenses. If you cause an accident and damage another person's property, Property Damage Liability will help pay for the damage. This typically involves damage to another person’s car, but might also include things like damage to a guardrail, fence, mailbox, or home.
Property Damage Liability coverage comes into play when you are responsible for damages to another person’s property. It will not help pay for your car's accident-related damages. If you're worried about having a financial cushion to help cover your own after-accident costs, give us a call. We can connect you with important coverage that can help like Medical Payments, Comprehensive, Collision, and Under/Uninsured Motorist.
How much liability insurance should you get when it comes to Property Damage Liability in Kingsport? It depends. You can choose to go with the minimum Property Damage Liability limit required by law in Tennessee, or you can go with higher limits. The liability insurance "limits" are the maximum amounts the policy will pay out for an accident. Depending on the state and company, liability limits for Property Damage can range from $5,000 to $100,000. Going with the lowest limits may help you get cheap car insurance, but it also means that you could have to shell out more of your own money to pay for property damage you cause that your insurance doesn't cover. So, if you cause property damage that ends up totaling more than your coverage limit, you may have to pay the difference.
Ready to get the protection you want at a price you can afford? Call 1-877-GO-DIRECT (1-877-463-4732), get an online quote, or come to your nearby Direct Auto & Life Insurance in Kingsport. Property Damage Liability is just a click, call, or car ride away! Our friendly agents will work with you to find the policy that matches your needs, plus every discount you're eligible for. It's our promise to you! After that, you have the opportunity to take your auto insurance to a whole new level of affordability by customizing how and when you pay. It doesn't matter whether you pay cash in-person or pay with a credit card, paying for Property Damage Coverage in Kingsport is hassle-free with Direct Auto & Life!