What Is No Fault Insurance and How Does It Work?

Were you injured in a motor vehicle accident in New York? Many people contact us and ask “what is no fault insurance” and want to know how it impacts their personal injury case. Watch this video by dedicated New York injury attorney Michaelangelo Matera to learn more. If you still have questions, schedule a free consultation today.


Any time in New York state an individual is involved in an accident, there is what’s called no fault insurance coverage. No fault insurance coverage is part of everybody’s insurance policy, and it’s designed so that you don’t have to go through the hassle of dealing with the other offenders insurance company. You go through your own no fault coverage which is attached to your own insurance policy.

It’s very important to keep in mind that all claims for coverage under the no-fault law have to be filed with your own carrier within 30 days of the date of the accident, or you risk losing getting that coverage. At that point in time, all your medical bills and other expenses that are related to the accident that occurred would be covered by the no fault insurance carrier.

When people are facing difficult legal situations what matters is results. At The Matera Law Firm, we have over 25 years of experience helping people when they need it most. That commitment has allowed us to generate a record of success that includes obtaining millions of dollars for our clients. If you or someone you love is in need of an experienced personal injury lawyer, contact us today for a free confidential consultation to learn more about no fault insurance coverage. We proudly serve Suffolk County, Nassau County, Long Island, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Bronx, Queens, and throughout New York State.

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