UberEATS is just about everywhere now. If you are in Los Angeles or stay at Beverley hills, then you would have noticed them zoom past roads. But if you and UberEATS driver had a chance meeting, and that came in the shape and form of a collision between the two of you, what should you do?
Our Uber Eats accident lawyers have been able to investigate and find out the insurance coverage that will apply when an UberEATS driver was to land in an accident with you. Here is what has been found out;
- If the UberEATs driver accepts a food request or is in the midst of making the delivery, then a $1 million insurance cover is applicable. This coverage would be able to cover the driver of injuries or the damages that are caused by the UberEATS driver.
- If the UberEATS driver is injured by an uninsured or underinsured driver after accepting a delivery or after accepting the request to deliver food, then the UberEATS driver is insured by $1 million of uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage.
- If the UberEATS driver is on the clock, meaning that they are available, but have not accepted any food request yet, then a $50,000 per person, $100,000 per accident and $25,000 of property damage coverage will be available.
How Do You Know If You Have Been Struck By An UberEATS Driver?
You will know if the car that was being driven was Uber’s if you notice stickers on their window. If the car or vehicle is not marked then chances are that the driver will make a mention of it. But in the worse of conditions, the Uber driver may not divulge that they belong to UberEATS out of fear that they will be suspended from future trips and employment due to the accident.
A lawyer for Uber accident can help you. the lawyer can have a formal letter sent requesting information as to whether the driver was working for the company at the time of the accident.
You can ease out and let the professionals handle the work, and make sure that you are compensated to the degree that is demanded of the situation. It is in your best interest to be represented by a lawyer who has expertise in such accidents.