Re: [CentralTexasGeocachers] Re: For Those of You Who Ride Bicycles
- As I have mentioned previously, yes my health insurance paid the bills - - BUT - - since this was a motor vehicle accident, the insurance company expects to be reimbursed for the bills they have paid but the auto insurance of the offending party. You should see the paperwork lol
From: Dan Miner <miner@...>
To: "CentralTexasGeocachers@yahoogroups.com" <CentralTexasGeocachers@yahoogroups.com>
Sent: Wednesday, February 18, 2009 8:53:17 AM
Subject: [CentralTexasGeocachers] Re: For Those of You Who Ride Bicycles
Doesn't your normal medical insurance cover this? Is there
> Posted by: "Pete"
> Date: Tue Feb 17, 2009 11:15 pm ((PST))
> Yep they are, that is why I am telling everyone about my
> experience because when you are out in your neighborhood
> riding your bicycle, you never give it a second thought. Now
> the real question is, how can you protect yourself in the
> event of such an accident. If the woman who hit me didnt have
> enough insurance to cover my medical costs, and in Texas the
> minimum required is only 25 thousand bucks, I would simply be
> out of luck.
some upper limit on medical coverage for bicycle accidents?
I broke my ankle in April while mountain biking and my
(admittedly small) bills were paid.
- Dan (WhiteShark)