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First Steps after a Car Accident in Washington State

Hughes Robbins, P.S. March 27, 2012

What to do after a car accident in Washington State:

  • Call the police immediately, even if you do not think there is much damage.

  • Get the other driver’s information, including name, address, phone number license plate number, and insurance information.

  • Take pictures of the damage to your vehicle.

  • If you are injured, seek immediate medical attention.

  • Contact your insurance company.

  • Comply with your doctor’s treatment plan.

  • Keep track of repairs made to your vehicle.

  • Keep track of time taken off work or medical bills that resulted from the accident.

  • Contact a personal injury attorney to help you navigate your case.