Getting from point A to point B should be accident free. Unfortunately, auto accidents happen every day in California, many of which are preventable. In the heat of the moment, there are many things going through your mind. The shock and confusion from the incident is overwhelming. Our lawyers put together this helpful list of steps to take after your car accident:
1. Make sure no one is hurt.
2. File a report of the collision as soon as possible.
Gather the following information:
Take pictures if possible. Documenting the scene of the accident, vehicles involved, and your injuries, are valuable evidence when pursuing a personal injury claim.
3. Write down what happened
4. Do not speak with the insurance company
5. Keep all accident-related records
Call Our Sacramento Personal Injury Lawyers | California Auto Accidents
If you or a loved one were injured in an auto accident, caused by another party’s negligence, you should contact our experienced personal injury lawyers to help protect your legal rights. You may be entitled to compensation for accident-related expenses such as medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. Call us at 888-997-5170 for a free case consultation. You can focus on your recovery, and we will focus on your case.