Immediately after the accident:

1

Stay Calm.

2

Check for injuries, seek medical attention if necessary.

3

If it is safe to do so, move vehicles off the roadway.

4

Call police to report the accident.

Gather information

1

Drivers – Write down other driver(s) license number, license state, date of birth, insurance information including company name, phone number, agency, policy number and policy holder’s name.

2

Passengers – Write down name, address and home/work telephone numbers of all passengers in all vehicles involved.

3

Witnesses (particularly those not involved in the accident) – Write down name, address and home/work telephone number.

4

Vehicles – Write down make, model, color and license plate number of all vehicles involved.

5

Write down the exact location of the accident, including any major intersections.

6

Police – Write down the name of the police department and report number.