Multiple rear end collisions
I seem to remember hearing or reading that in a multiple rear end collision, each car is responsible for the damage to the car in front of them, even though they were rear-ended, in succession, by the real perpetrator of the accident. Is this true?
No. The car that starts the multiple car rear end collision is the party at fault.
Robert and Melvin are right on!
I agree with Robert it's not just the car directly in back it is the one who sets the whole thing in motion.
The Answer(s) provided above are for general information only. The attorney providing the answer was not serving as the attorney for the person submitting the question or in any attorney-client relationship with such person. Laws may vary from state to state, and sometimes change. Tiny variations in the facts, or a fact not set forth in a question, often can change a legal outcome or an attorney's conclusion. Although AttorneyPages.com has verified the attorney was admitted to practice law in at least one jurisdiction, he or she may not be authorized to practice law in the jurisdiction referred to in the question, nor is he or she necessarily experienced in the area of the law involved. Unlike the information in the Answer(s) above, upon which you should NOT rely, for personal advice you can rely upon we suggest you go to AttorneyPages.com
and retain an attorney to represent you.