Traffic accident – what to do? The Federal Statistical Office registered 2.4 million traffic accidents in US in 2014. Although the number fell by 0.3% compared to the previous year, the number of accidents involving personal injury increased by 3.9%. So what if you are involved in a traffic accident yourself? The following points should be noted in the event of a traffic accident on the spot: keep Calm Even if you are shocked by the impact and a traffic accident is an exceptional situation, try to stay as calm as possible. Contact Hepworth Holzer, LLP a Boise personal injury law firm to help in your case.
To back up Turn on the hazard warning lights, put on a safety vest and place the warning triangle at a suitable distance from the scene of the accident to alert other road users to the danger zone. First aid Make sure that all accident victims are unhurt. In case of doubt, call the emergency services at 112 and provide first aid to hurting. call the Boise police In case of high property damage, injuries or quarrels with the accident opponent you should definitely consult the police. Even if you have suspected that the accident opponent is under the influence of alcohol or drugs, the police should definitely be called. Accidents can cause wrongful deaths. This is when you need to hire a Boise wrongful death attorney.