We all dread the idea of being in an auto collision and dealing with the stress and possible injuries that may come with one.
The main thing to do is to remain calm, cool and collective, and in doing so you prevent yourself from making any mistakes that may affect you negatively. Such a mistake would be moving the vehicle away from the scene of the collision.
Following these simple steps can help you and your potential case in the long run.
So what are the steps one should follow after being the victim of an auto collision?
Contact the police immediately and let them know if you are injured in anyway. Do not move your vehicle, this will help the police determine who is at fault. Call your lawyer and obtain the information below from the driver and their vehicle .
Information About the Other Car
- License Plate #
- Driver’s license #
- Name of the driver #
- Address of the driver #
- Name of company
- Policy number
- Name on policy
- Insurance Co’s phone #
- Phone Number