o Stay at the scene. If your car is not in a safe place and you can move your vehicle, move it to a safe place as close as possible to the accident scene.
o Call 911 for help if it is an emergency or if you or someone is injured. Check first with anyone in your car first, then move onto other vehicles involved. Call the local police if you have only sustained property damage.
o Call the local police only if there is property damage and no one is injured. (Even for minor accidents)
o Exchange information will be on the accident report taken by the police. Get the police officer’s name, phone number, and the accident report number. If police are not available, exchange information.
Name and phone number
Insurance info (insurance company; policy number; agent name & phone number)
License plate number
Driver’s license number