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My car has been hit whilst parked outside my house and the

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Good evening. My car has been hit whilst parked outside my house and the other vehicle hasn't stopped. I believe it could have been a bus as I have red paint on my car and I was parked legally just before a bus stop. I think the bus has caught the front wing and bumper of my car when pulling into the bus stop. I have contacted the bus garage but they have come back with nothing. There is no cctv on our road.
Am I able to claim from the MIB?
Thanks
Jacky
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 1 year ago.

No, because the driver isn't uninsured or we don't know that he was. The MIB is for uninsured drivers.

You can report it to the police.

Expert:  Jo C. replied 1 year ago.

If they can identify the culprit then you can claim from him.

Otherwise, I'm afraid, there is nobody to claim from.

If you are fully comprehensively insured then your own company should cover it.

Expert:  Jo C. replied 1 year ago.

If you can prove it was a bus then you could claim against the bus company.

Can I clarify anything for you?

Jo