PIP Insurance Coverage

What is Personal Injury Protection?

PIP, Explained All drivers who have auto insurance in Florida have something called “no fault” insurance as part of their premium, otherwise known as Personal Injury Protection (PIP). PIP covers up to $10,000 worth of costs related to injuries or lost wages if you are in an automobile accident. Furthermore, it does not matter if the accident was your fault, or another driver’s fault. This benefit is available anytime an accident occurs. Think of PIP as an addition to typical car insurance that protects your body if you are in an accident where you sustain injuries. Read on to find out more

No PIP Set-Off. No Problem.

Prompt medical treatment is undoubtedly one of the keys to a successful car accident case in Florida.  In most situations, this treatment is covered by the patient’s Personal Injury Protection (“PIP”) coverage under their auto insurance policy.  Despite the fact that bodily injury or uninsured motorist coverage is not required under Florida law, PIP is required to be included within every auto insurance policy. As such, following a car accident, it is typically the lawyer’s responsibility to educate his or her client regarding PIP and the importance of getting treatment within 14 days after the accident.    However, if a person does