What to do after an accident

CALL 000

If you’re injured or there is substantial damage to your car call the police and request an ambulance.

FIND A SAFE SPOT

The debris from a car accident poses a potential risk to drivers that are passing by. If the vehicles involved can be moved safely, move them to an area that is out of the way.

GATHER INFORMATION

First and Last Names
Addresses
Phone Numbers
Drivers License Numbers

Insurance Company Name
Policy Number
Rego Numbers

TAKE PICTURES

Get as many pictures of the scene and the damage to the vehicles as you can, preferably before the vehicles are moved. This can help give an idea of what really happened and provide photo evidence.

DON’T ADMIT ANYTHING

Regardless of who or what you think caused the accident, don’t say anything until you can speak with a lawyer.

LOCATE WITNESSES

Collect contact information for as many witnesses as you can find. Their unbiased opinions may be able to help the outcome of your personal injury claim.

SPEAK TO ACCIDENT CLAIMS LAWYERS

A car accident is one of the most stressful experiences you can go through. Talk to Accident Claims Lawyers who can explain your full entitlements to compensation and help get you and your vehicle back on the road as quickly as possible.