Common Mistakes People Make After Being In a Motor Vehicle Accident
We understand how a serious injury or losing a loved one in a car crash can and will impact your life. It’s very common to be shaken up after a motor vehicle accident, but it’s very important to remember these key steps so we can help your case to the best of our ability.
- Get a police report.
- Take pictures of the scene, injuries, and/or vehicles.
- Get witness contact information.
- Don’t tell the police/ambulance that “you’re fine”, it will go in the report.
- Make sure to seek medical attention within 3 days.
- Don’t give a statement to your insurance company without having a lawyer.
Watch personal injury attorney, Danay Gonzalez explain these steps in her educational TikTok video:
We understand just how stressful it can be to experience a significant motor vehicle accident in Bakersfield, CA. Our trusted personal injury attorneys at Rodriguez & Associates have handled hundreds of motor vehicle accident cases. We will review every aspect of your claim, and discover the party responsible for your situation.
Whether your car was struck by a drunk driver or you were involved in a collision while riding your bicycle, a crash can cause emotional trauma, property damage, and permanent injuries. Our team diligently fights to maximize your settlement and protect your best interests.
CONTACT OUR BAKERSFIELD MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT ATTORNEYS
Rodriguez & Associates is conveniently located in downtown Bakersfield. We are available for weekend and evening appointments, charge no fee for consultations, and speak both English and Spanish. To contact us, please call 661-323-1400 or 800-585-9262 Toll-Free.