What to do in an accident?

Help! I’ve just had an accident. What do I do?

  • First off, stop the car and take a deep breath.
  • If people are seriously injured or in danger please call 000 for emergency services.
  • Once you’ve checked that everyone’s okay, pass on your details to the other drivers – that’s your name,
    address, rego number and licence number.
  • Assess the damage and if you have your phone handy take photos of the car, any damage and the scene
    of the accident too if that may help in explaining
    what happened.
  • Collect the the full names, address and contact numbers of any drivers involved. You’ll also need to get
    the registration details for any other car(s) involved, and details of the driver’s insurance.
  • If you’ve damaged someone else’s property (even it is isn’t their car) grab their details and insurance too.
  • Finally Give us a call, for some friendly advice on the next steps to getting a quote and organising an
    assessment by yours or the other parties insurance company.