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Each year, more drivers travel our roads and freeways. This can lead to an increased likelihood of a collision for you and your family. If you get in a car accident, the auto insurance you own can make a big difference in how much you have to pay. How can you decide what insurance you require and how you can purchase it? Car crashes can lead to many different expenses, which your car insurance can pay for based on the type of coverage you have purchased. No matter where you are living, you are required to buy some type of auto insurance. Electing to drive without owning insurance could cause you to repair or replace a stolen or damaged vehicle and pay the cost of all the damage for which you might be responsible. Liability: Pays for the expenses you have caused to others in a car collision, including injury and property damage. It can also cover your legal fees if you are sued. State laws typically mandate standard amounts, but higher amounts are available and very beneficial. Personal Injury Protection: This type of insurance pays for the medical treatment for you and other people in your car, regardless of who was at fault in the crash. It is required in some states and optional in others. The minimum amount of personal injury protection is typically set by the state. Medical Payments: Medical payment coverage is available in non-no-fault states and will pay regardless of who is responsible for an accident. All reasonable medical or funeral expenses will be covered under this type of coverage. Collision: Damages that occur from a collision will be covered under this type of car insurance. Comprehensive: This type of insurance covers any damages not caused by a collision. This may include weather damage, vandalism, and robbery. Uninsured Motorist: If you are in an accident with a driver without insurance or a hit-and-run driver, this type of insurance coverage will make sure you are covered. Under-Insured Motorist: Just like uninsured motorist protection, this type of insurance protects you against drivers without enough insurance protection. Emergency road service, car rental, and other varieties of coverage can also be purchased. Your auto insurance payments vary by company and will depend on several factors, including: * What coverage you select * The type of the vehicle you drive * Whether or not you have been in an accident * Your age, sex and marital status * The place where you live Don't wait around to buy auto insurance; you should never be on the road without it. Evaluate your needs, research your options, and with the guidance of your insurance agency, make the decision that best suits you. State Farm Agent Clermont