I’ve Been Involved In A Car Accident, What Do I Do?

Car accidents can be emotionally and physically traumatizing. The best way to handle a car accident is to prepare yourself before you even step in the vehicle. Pacific Insurance Broker Inc. has compiled a quick any easy to remember list of things to do In case you get into a car accident.

  1. Check to see if anyone is hurt, if so call 911
  2. Keep calm, turn your emergency signal on if possible
  3. Take a look at the accident and damage while making sure you are safe from traffic.
  4. Take photographs of the scene including the damage to both vehicles and road conditions.
  5. Obtain the other driver’s information. Remember to not admit fault for legal purposes regardless of whether or not you believe you were at fault.
    Key Information:

    1. Name
    2. Address
    3. Driver’s License information
    4. Contact Information
    5. Policy information (Company Name & Policy Number)
  6. Obtain contact information of witnesses.
  7. Contact your Insurance Broker.

With these 7 tips,  we hope to prepare you for whatever you may face on the road. We have attached this helpful infographic for you to remember. If you require auto insurance or to speak with one of Pacific Insurance Broker Inc.’s representatives please feel free to call (416)494-1268.pacins_infographic