- A generic term inclusive of the several kinds of contracts and policies which affords protection against risks involving the ownership and operation of automobiles, such as collision, fire, flood, theft, transportation, and, perhaps most important of all, insurance against liability for death, personal injury, or damage to property, occurring from the operation of a motor vehicle. 7 Am J2d Auto Ins § 1.
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