Multiple vehicles involved in a rear end collision

Question Details: My understanding is that the vehicle behind you has to leave a certain amount of distance from the vehicle in front "1 to 1 1/2 vehicle lengths is what I was told by CHP" or is at fault. And the person in first vehicle goes after the insurance of the the vehicle behind him and so on. Ultimately it is the person who caused the accidents fault and all insurance co. go after his. Is this not the case or does everybody just go after the guy in the rear?

Robert M. Klein / Law Offices Of Robert M. Klein Answered 8 years ago | Contributor
Joseph Farzam / Joseph Farzam Law Firm Answered 8 years ago | Contributor
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