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The General® Car Insurance in New York

Auto Insurance for Empire State Drivers

Affordable Car Insurance in New York

From Long Island to Buffalo, The General offers inexpensive auto insurance for all New York drivers. The General’s mission is to help you get the coverage you need, even if your driving record isn’t the best.

The General provides low-cost insurance for most cars and drivers in NYC and New York State.

Previous Accidents

Accidents happen, but that doesn’t mean you can’t get the auto insurance coverage you need.

Lapsed Policy

Have you let your insurance policy lapse? That doesn’t have to stop you from driving protected.

SR-22

Need an SR-22 form? We specialize in helping NY drivers like you get back on the road insured.

Minimum Auto Insurance Requirements in New York*

All drivers in the state of New York need automobile liability insurance coverage in order to register and operate a vehicle. Your auto insurance policy must be issued by a New York licensed insurance agency. Without proof of proper insurance, the New York Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) may suspend or revoke your driver’s license or even your vehicle’s registration.

What kind of insurance do I need to drive in New York?

Property Damage Liability Insurance

Property damage coverage helps pay for any damage done to another person’s property in the event of an accident for which you’re at fault. The minimum amount of liability coverage required in the state of New York is $10,000 for a single accident.

Bodily Injury for One Person

If you’re at fault for an accident in which someone else is hurt, bodily injury coverage helps pay for that person’s medical expenses. The state of New York requires a minimum of $25,000 for injury and $50,000 in the event a person dies as a result of the accident.

Bodily Injury for Two or More People

Similar to bodily injury coverage for one person, New York requires a minimum amount of liability insurance if you’re found at fault for an accident in which two or more people are injured. The required minimum is $50,000 for injury and $100,000 for death.

NY Auto Insurance Quotes and Questions

From the Adirondacks to the concrete jungles of New York City, The General can help answer all your questions about getting insured in the state of New York. The General’s friendly licensed agents will provide you with a low quote and immediate proof of insurance if you choose to sign up. Call us today to learn more.

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