Accident F.A.Q.

What to do if you are in an accident:

Even the most careful drivers may be involved. Knowledge of what to do after the accident can make the experience a little less frightening and decrease the chance of unnecessary complications.

After an Accident:

  • Check for injuries. Life and health are more important than damage to vehicles.
  • Make note of specific damages to all vehicles involved.
  • Write down the names, addresses and license numbers of persons
  • involved in the accident. Also, write a description of the other vehicles.
  • Call the police, even if the accident is minor.
  • Jot down names and addresses of anyone who may have witnessed the accident.
  • This can prevent disagreement concerning how the accident actually happened.

Other things you should know:

  • Contact Ace Auto Collision prior to the other insurance company recommending a shop to take your vehicle.
  • Write down details about the accident, the location, and circumstances such as weather conditions and visibility.
  • Notify your insurance agent about the accident immediately.
  • DON’T sign any document unless it is for the police or your insurance agent