voluntary insurance

  • 21/12/2019
  • 27/12/2019

Variety of voluntary insurances

More than 70% of Japanese people purchase voluntary insurance in addition to CALI. Voluntary insurance has three kinds: liability insurance, accident insurance, and motor vehicle insurance.

  • 11/10/2019
  • 26/03/2020

How does car insurance work in Japan?

We explain an overview of how the average Japanese people compensate for car accident victims by using automobile insurance. In most of the cases, at-fault drivers compensate for victim's damages by using both Compulsory Automobile Liability Insurance (CALI) and voluntary insurance.

  • 31/08/2019
  • 31/10/2019

Three standards for calculating compensation

For calculation of the amount of compensation you deserve, you have three standards in Japan: a CALI's standard, a voluntary insurance company's standard, and an attorney's standard. If you are a traffic accident victim, you should use the attorney's standard.