Re: Accident dunces on Ontario roads
We don't have no fault here.
On Fri, 24 Jun 2005 20:25:22 -0400, RichA <email@example.com> wrote:
>On Fri, 24 Jun 2005 11:55:52 -0700, Spike <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>I believe you must comply with the law in the event of an accident. In
>>some areas, the law says you don't move anything until released by law
>>enforcement if the accident happens on public roads. If it happens on
>>private property (which includes mall type parking lots), the law
>>doesn't apply unless there is bodily injury involved. Additionally,
>>some insurance company requirements may impose some restrictions. I'm
>>not sure about that, though I can recall that years ago, if you moved
>>your vehicle without being directed to by traffic enforcement, some
>>insurance companied got very touchy about paying up without a hassle.
>That ended years ago when "no fault" insurance came in and the police
>got sick of wasting their time at the hundreds of minor accidents that
>happened each day in a city.
>>On Fri, 24 Jun 2005 13:42:10 -0400, RichA <email@example.com> wrote:
>>>I saw an accident happen the other day, not too
>>>serious, both cars were still drivable. However,
>>>the dunces do not know the procedure for dealing with
>>>an accident. They get out of their cars, start talking,
>>>they probably called the police, meanwhile their cars
>>>immediately start to create a traffic jam. I came
>>>out of a store 25 minutes later, they were still there!
>>>The procedure for this is simple; If no one is hurt,
>>>move your cars to the shoulder, side of the road, or just
>>>drive them out of the way of traffic. Exchange information
>>>and go a an accident reporting centre within 24 hours.
>>>Call you insurance company.
>>>No cops, no traffic jams.
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Vintage 40 Wheels 16X8"
w/BF Goodrich Comp T/A Radial 225/50ZR16