uninsured motorist coverage
- A type of insurance coverage that provides compensation to the policyholder or anyone else protected under the policy (like a passenger) for damages inflicted by a motorist who has no insurance
- After the accident caused by a driver without insurance, Jack was relieved he had uninsured motorist coverage to cover the medical bills.
- Uninsured motorist coverage is important to have, as it can compensate you for damages if you get hit by a driver who lacks an insurance policy.
- Car insurance companies often recommend adding uninsured motorist coverage for added protection against financial loss.