Do you drive in Maryville? Property Damage Liability and Bodily Injury Liability are coverages you need to know about. Most states have insurance laws that require drivers to maintain a minimum amount of BI and PDL. When you're at-fault for a car accident, your Bodily Injury helps pay for the other drivers and passengers medical expenses. It doesn't help pay for yours. 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. Your accident-related vehicle damages are not paid for under this coverage. If you're worried about having a financial cushion to help cover your own after-accident costs, give us a call. We'll explain the details of other coverages that can help like Collision, Comprehensive, Under/Uninsured Motorist, and Medical Payments.
When it comes to Property Damage Liability in Maryville, how much liability insurance should you have? The answer depends on a few factors. You have two options: go with Tennessee's minimum Property Damage Liability limits as required by law or choose higher limits. Coverage "limits" are maximum amounts of money that your car insurance will pay out if you make a claim. Property Damage limits vary by state and insurance company. Liability limits can range between $5,000 and $100,000. Selecting the minimum limits may help you find the cheapest auto 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 goes beyond your 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 Maryville. Property Damage Liability is just a click, call, or car ride away! Our experienced agents will help you find the best policy for you and your budget, including all of the discounts you're entitled to! That's a promise! From there, you have the opportunity to take your auto insurance to a whole new level of affordability by customizing how and when you pay. Whether you pay by credit card, check, or cash, making policy payments and maintaining Property Damage Coverage in Maryville is easy with Direct Auto & Life!