Ohio car insurance state minimums

Ohio car insurance state minimums

Coverage type
State requirements

Bodily injury liability
Helps cover expenses related to the injury or death of another driver or a pedestrian when an accident is your fault.

$25,000 limit per person/$50,000 limit per accident

Property damage liability
Helps cover expenses related to the damage of another person’s property — like vehicles, homes, buildings and other structures — when an accident is your fault.

$25,000 limit

Uninsured motorist
Helps cover your medical expenses if you’re in an accident, the other driver is at fault and doesn’t have any insurance.

Not required

Underinsured motorist
Helps cover your medical expenses if you’re in an accident, the other driver is at fault and doesn’t have enough liability insurance.

Not required

Medical expenses
If you and/or your passengers are hurt in an accident, this helps cover medical or funeral expenses.

Not required

Collision
Helps cover expenses to repair or replace your vehicle that’s been damaged in an accident.

Not required¹

Comprehensive
Helps cover expenses to repair or replace your vehicle that’s been stolen or damaged by things like storms or vandalism.

Not required¹

All coverages are subject to the coverage limits stated in your policy.

¹Although Ohio law does not require drivers to carry this coverage, it may be required by your lender if you are leasing or financing your vehicle.