When car accidents happen, it can be quite hectic at the scene of the accident. It is important to stay calm and remember to do the 5 following things:
Pictures speak a thousand words. Take pictures of all of the vehicles and the scene of the accident.
Eyewitnesses are essential to prove your claim. Make sure you get the names and contact information of all the witnesses.
Call The Police
Always report any accident by calling 911. Many police officers are trained in accident reconstruction. By conducting an investigation at the scene and completing an Accident Report, police officers can help establish liability.
Do Not Discuss The Accident
Never engage the other driver about the accident. Do not argue about the accident. Stay calm and wait for the police to arrive.
Call A Trusted Friend or Family Member
It can be difficult to think clearly if you have been injured in a car accident. Call a trusted friend or family member to help you make decisions and gather evidence.
If you have been injured in a car accident, truck accident, motorcycle accident, bike accident let over 50 years of combined experience at Miller Law Group help you. Miller Law Group has recovered over $150 million in verdicts and settlements, with experience in over 100 trials. Call us and we’ll evaluate your claim for free.
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