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The amount of drivers on the road increases every year. As this number goes up, the possibility of accidents also goes up. The difference between a little aggravation and major obstacle can be automobile insurance. How can you determine what insurance you require and how to buy it? Required coverage varies based on the state/province but typically includes the following: Liability: This type of insurance coverage can pay for the damage that you are responsible for. These damages may include personal injury, and property damage. Bodily injury damages include medical expenses, and lost wages. Property damage includes car repair costs and loss of property use. It also covers your legal fees if you are sued. State laws typically require standard amounts, but higher amounts are available and extremely helpful. Personal Injury Protection: This type of insurance pays for hospital bills and other medical treatment for you and other people in your car, regardless of who was at fault in the collision. It is sometimes called no-fault coverage. This insurance may also cover lost earnings, service replacement and funeral costs. The minimum amount of this insurance is usually set by local government. Medical Payments: Medical payment coverage can be purchased in states that are not considered no-fault and will pay regardless of who is responsible for an accident. If you buy this type of coverage, you will receive payment for necessary medical and funeral costs. Collision: This pays for damages to your car caused by a collision. Comprehensive: Applies if your car is stolen or damaged by something other than an accident, including fire, wind, hail, flood or vandalism. Uninsured Motorist: Thousands of drivers are breaking the law by driving a car without owning the right amount of car insurance. This insurance will cover you if one of these drivers hit you. Under-Insured Motorist: This pays for collision expenses when a driver with insurance is in a crash caused by another person who does not have enough liability insurance to cover the total cost of the damages. Other policies, including car rental, are also available. What you pay for auto insurance varies based on the company and will depend on several factors, such as: *Your desired coverage *Your vehicle's make and model * Whether or not you have been in an accident * Your age, gender and marital status * The place where you live Many people don't want to pay for auto insurance, but it is honestly something you don't want to live without. Review your needs, research your options, and with the help of your insurance agency, choose the option that best suits you. State Farm Clermont