Can I Get Compensation from a Drunk and Uninsured Driver?

Personal Injury Lawyers Serving Chicago, Cicero, Oak Park, Berwyn and Nearby Areas in Illinois

 

TRANSCRIPT: If you're hit by a drunk driver without insurance, you can collect damages for your injuries. There's two ways to do that. A, you can sue the individual who hit you for - personally, for damages, if he has no insurance. Or if you are covered with insurance, usually you'll have coverage for uninsured motorist coverage, meaning that if the individual who hit you has no insurance, you have the ability through your own insurance company to collect damages for your injuries from your company.