Accident checklist

Things you should do if you are involved in a collision:

  • Stop immediately; move vehicles if they impede traffic
  • Turn off ignition
  • Warn other traffic with hazard lights and/or flares
  • Exercise caution when exiting the vehicle
  • Establish whether anyone requires medical attention
  • If possible, take photos of the acciden scene
  • Secure names of witnesses before they leave the scene
  • Notify your insurance agent promptly
  • Document all pertinent information
Accident Checklist