Yes, minor children can get financial compensation for injuries sutained in an automobile accident.
Children and minors injured in automobile accidents have legal rights. It does not matter if the at-fault driver was in the same vehicle (a parent, relative, or caregiver as the driver) or a different automobile—the injured child still has the right to have the at-fault driver’s insurance company pay for accident-related medical treatment.
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