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If You Don’t Buy Loss Damage Waiver Protection, You May Have To Pay To Repair The Rental Vehicle Even If the Damages Were Not Your Fault.

Elite Moving & Storage, Inc. made a practice of renting trucks from Malco Enterprises of Nevada, Inc.  One of the trucks sustained damage when Elite rolled it over.  Malco demanded that Elite pay the damage.  When it did not, Malco filed suit.Vehicle rental agreements almost universally say that the renter will be responsible for any damage done to the vehicle, even if the driver was not negligent.  Optional LDW protection waives that provision and protects the renter from having to pay … [Read more...]