Basically there are six things that being covered if you buy car insurance. Before buying one, you are suppose to know about them all and at least ask about the information whether it is included or not. Bodily injury liability is the protection against death and legal cost if one day the insured car hit someone. Property damage protection covers for property that the car damages in an accident.
The other protections are: Medical cost, Uninsured motorist protection, Collision coverage and Comprehensive protection. Make sure to know all that before buying car insurance.