Return to Traffic Collisions


Place this checklist in your glove compartment or save this link in your smartphone: Traffic Collision Checklist

After a traffic collision, you should take the following steps:

1. Contact Police: Contact the police, sheriff or highway patrol. 

2. Involved Person Identification: Obtain the following information from each and every person involved in the collision:

3. Witness Identification: Obtain from each witness, their:

4.    Photograph:  Take photographs of the following:

5.    Don't speak to anyone about the accident or injuries except:

6. Insurance Adjuster: Don't speak to an insurance adjuster about the incident without first
receiving legal advise.  Anything you say can and will be used against you!

7. Promptly seek medical attention.

8. Tell your physician or doctor:

9. Don't sign anything without first consulting an attorney at law.

10. Call an experienced personal injury attorney to receive a consultation.



  Copyright Notice