Geico and DUI Insurance
Geico and Dui Coverage
DUI car insurance is quite a significant issue for those charged with drunk driving, DUI, DWI, or other alcohol-related driving offenses. Auto insurance companies including GIECO AUTO INSURANCE will base their rates on a variety of factors, including driving record.
Yes, Drunk driving convictions almost always cause most auto insurance carriers to drop you like a hot potato as an insured; other insurance companies will raise the rates significantly. In many cases it may be best not to reveal a pending case to an insurance carrier, simply because without a conviction, there is no obligation to do so.
If an auto accident is involved in the alcohol-related driving episode, then it becomes even more complicated when to talk with your auto insurance company and when to talk to your lawyer. So it is critical to consult with a qualified lawyer in your area to determine whether the insurance company can exclude the incident from coverage. In most cases, when someone has a DUI or DWI and gets into an accident, a GEICO AUTO INSURANCE policy will cover the damage. It is not absolute, but nice to know GEICO stands by their auto insurance policies and can back it up with their strong financial power.