road accident victims

22 Jun: Deal reached on new rules to better protect road accident victims

(Source: European Parliament)

New benefits for EU citizens: equal treatment, price comparison tools, and EU-wide claims history statementProtecting victims even if the insurer goes bankruptAvoiding overregulation: e-bikes and motorsports not obliged to have motor insurance

Parliament and Council reached a provisional agreement on motor insurance rules providing more protection, transparency and smoother cooperation throughout the EU.

The amended rules will better protect injured people when accidents occur in any EU member state, including domestic victims of an accident caused by a driver from another EU country. Victims of accidents will also be protected if a liable party’s insurance company goes …