Plaintiffs in the State of Massachusetts have the option of seeking a Massachusetts lawsuit loans or Massachusetts settlement loan. Direct Legal Funding lawsuit funding. lawsuit loans and settlement loans to plaintiffs with the following cases: Car Accidents, Jones Act, medical malpractice cases, personal injury claims, labor law cases, tractor trailer accidents , burn victims, verdicts on appeal, workers compensation, slip and fall cases, negligence cases, premise liability cases, auto accidents, settled cases and more.
Massachusetts follows a 51% rule comparative fault system for automobile accident liability. In states such as Massachusetts that follow a modified comparative fault – 51% rule, an injured party can only recover if it is determined that his or her fault does not reach 51%. If the injured party was 50% or less at fault, he or she may still recover damages. In other words, a plaintiff may have caused half of the accident and still recover damages from the court, but if it is found that the plaintiff’s fault was responsible for more than half of the accident, that plaintiff is barred from receiving any damages determined by the court. Here, as in a pure comparative negligence state, a plaintiff’s recovery is reduced by the degree of his or her fault. Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Vermont, Wisconsin, and Wyoming follow the 51% rule.
Massachusetts is a No Fault state. For this reason, Massachusetts requires that motorists have $8,000.00 of PIP insurance coverage. Your insurance company should pay expenses up to the PIP limits for you and your passengers. Massachusetts’s mandatory minimum liability auto insurance limits are $20,000.00 per individual injury or death, $40,000.00 for all injured persons, and $15,000.00 for damage to property. You are also required to carry $8,000.00 of Personal Injury Protection (PIP). Auto insurance policies purchased in Massachusetts will include the mandatory liability minimum insurance limits.
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