What to Do After Your Car Accident
After a car accident, it is important that a person properly decides and takes actions that will assist them in receiving full compensation. These necessary steps will provide vital information on a case. Doing this is essential in helping investigate and resolve an auto accident case.
Following a Car Accident
Following a car accident, if possible, move your vehicle to the side of the road, turn off your engine, and/or turn on your hazard lights. Then, check for any injuries, whether suffered by yourself or another person. If injuries did occur, call 911 and request an ambulance. After this, gather as much information as possible from those who were involved in the accident. This information includes the following:
- License Plate Numbers
- Name of Insurance Companies
- Insurance Policy Numbers
- Witness' Names and Contact Information
Also, make certain that you do not make any statements regarding responsibility to others such as the adverse driver, police, and/or witnesses. Most importantly, never admit that it was your fault in the car accident.
Once you have a chance, immediately contact our Car Accident Lawyers so they can become involved as soon as possible. This promptness will allow us to begin an immediate investigation, preserve evidence, and, if necessary, prepare your case for presentation in court. If you or a loved one has suffered a car accident, please contact our Car Accident Lawyers for a free, personal, and confidential consultation. You can contact the Law Offices of Michael Cordova at 602-265-6700.
Our lawyers not only work on motor vehicle accident cases but in other Personal Injury areas, as well as dog bites, motorcycle accidents, wrongful death, product and premises liability, and criminal defense and DUI, so please contact your local Phoenix attorneys for a free consultation.
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