answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

That's a pretty general question and laws vary from state to state, but in Florida (and I believe in general), any accident that occurs in a parking lot follows the same guidelines as any other accident. A person can be cited or found At Fault for improper backing or any other offense in a parking lot. Usually, the fact that an accident occurred in a parking lot is only important in determining agency jurisdiction. In many states the police will not come to an accident that occurs in a private parking lot unless there are injuries. It is very important to secure witnesses that were not in either car to help make your case. In the event where two cars back into each other often times the person who is farthest out when the collision occurs is not at fault. Almost always a person who backs into a vehicle that is traveling down the isle is at fault.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2006-01-03 02:40:25
This answer is:
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
User Avatar
Study guides
๐Ÿ““
See all Study Guides
โœ๏ธ
Create a Study Guide

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Are parking lot accidents fifty fifty?
Write your answer...
Submit
Related questions

Private parking lot car accidents?

There are a great many different private parking lot car accidents. This is the most common type of accident in fact.


What are the statistics of parking lot accidents caused by potholes?

there are non


Do premium's go up in parking lot accidents?

If you were at fault, yes.


Is the owner of the parking lot responsible for repairs if someone hits your car?

Not in a public parking lot. But if it is a controlled parking low where the employees park and retrieve the cars, the lot owner is responsible. He probably has a sign posted saying he is not responsible for accidents, but he is.


How many car accidents happen in parking lots each year?

45% of traffic accidents happen in parking lots


While backing out of a parking space in a school parking lot your son hit another car that was moving through the parking lot Are parking lot accidents no-fault your state is Missouri?

I do not feel the the son was at faught because If the tale-end of the car was totally out into the intersection the other driver was to yield to him, especially if passing the son driver was going to cause the driver to go into another lane.


Who is at fault if car 1 is waiting for a parking space in a parking lot and somebody backs up and hits car 1 at the rear?

At least in PA, the person backing up is at fault, no matter how stupid the other driver is. My brother got burned backing up and hit someone speeding through the parking lot. to the best of my knowledge, all parking lot accidents are 50/50.


Which brand of parking lot sweepers is of high quality and recommended?

You can find safety box cutters at www.safecutting.com . They are designed to be safe and reduce accidents


How many levels are in parking lot 3?

There are 20 levels in parking lot 3 and also for paking lot 2 and parking lot has 15


Whats the best game to play?

a car game named Parking Lot and Parking Lot 2 www.y8.com search for Parking Lot or Parking Lot 2


Parking Lot Insurance?

form_title=Parking Lot Insurance form_header=Parking lots present a number of hazards. Be prepared with an insurance plan that covers those unexpected incidents. Is this parking lot for a place of business?= () Yes () No Is your parking lot currently under surveilance or monitored by security?= () Yes () No What is the maximum vehicular capacity of your parking lot?=_ Do you currently contract the maintenance of your parking lot?= () Yes () No


How many handicap spots are there in as parking lot?

It depends on the size of a parking lot(=


What do you call a parking area?

a parking lot.


Where is the parking lot of Glasgow Airport?

The parking lot of Glasgow Airport is located in front of the Glasgow Airport. The parking lot offers different parking times for different prices and always has available place.


Can a cop give you a ticket in a private parking lot for going the wrong way?

Defining private parking lot is the question here... The jurisdiction extends if the parking lot is regarded as a public access way... i.e. a mall, a hotel driveway, restaurant parking lot. A true private parking lot is a lot where access is limited by invitation or a private residence.


What happens to worms when a parking lot is made?

They get a nice parking lot to burn to death on


What is the duration of The Parking Lot Movie?

The duration of The Parking Lot Movie is 1.18 hours.


What is a NYC Parking Lot Brawl?

just a regular parking lot brawl only its in new york just a regular parking lot brawl only its in new york


Who is at fault if a person turning right out of a parking lot from the left turning lane hits a car coming up on the right side?

The person turning right is at fault - although sometimes parking lot accidents are automatically deemed a 50/50 fault. Witnesses are useful as well as surveillance to prove your case.


When was Heavy Metal Parking Lot created?

Heavy Metal Parking Lot was created in 1986.


When was The Parking Lot Movie created?

The Parking Lot Movie was created on 2010-03-15.


Can you drive in a parking lot without license or learners permit?

It depends on the state you're in. For instance, in California, you must have a learners permit and or drivers license to drive in or on any roadway or parking lot which is "accessible" by the public. This includes parking lots which may otherwise "seem" private, such as a church parking lot or a school parking lot.


What is the duration of Heavy Metal Parking Lot?

The duration of Heavy Metal Parking Lot is 1020.0 seconds.


What actors and actresses appeared in A Parking Lot Story - 1997?

The cast of A Parking Lot Story - 1997 includes: Hugh Casey as Parking Lot Attendant Heidi Swedberg as Car Owner


Car lot definition of a lot attendant?

This varies from one parking lot to the next. At most parking lots this just means the person who collects the money for parking in that lot. If you are referring to a car sales lot then it would be the person who keeps the lot clean and washes the cars.