How Much Car Insurance Coverage is Required in Connecticut?

In Connecticut, all registered vehicles must meet the minimum insurance requirements for liability coverage and uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage.

At Carter Mario Injury Lawyers, our lawyers represent injury victims in Connecticut every day, and we want to provide you the information you need to stay protected in the event of a car accident. While the level of coverage you choose should depend on a variety of factors, a state minimum insurance policy can help you stay legal on the road.

Liability Car Insurance

Drivers purchase liability insurance to help cover the costs of injuries and property damage to anyone they may harm in the event of an accident.

Connecticut motorists are required to have liability car insurance coverage that meets the following minimum limits:

  • At least $25,000 for bodily injury per person per accident
  • At least $50,000 for bodily injury total per accident
  • At least $25,000 for property damage per accident

Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist (UM/UIM) Coverage

Connecticut motorists are also required to carry uninsured/underinsured motorist (UM/UIM) coverage in case of an accident caused by either an uninsured driver or a driver who does not have enough insurance coverage to pay for the resulting medical bills.

UM/UIM Coverage must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • $25,000 per person
  • $50,000 total per accident

Maximum Compensation for Auto Accident Victims

If you were injured in a car accident through no fault of your own, our experienced car accident attorneys are here for you. We want to help you pursue maximum compensation for your medical bills and lost wages so that you can move forward. Don’t hesitate to contact us—we’re available 24/7, and we’ll review your case for free. Call us today at (844) 634-5656.