10 Important Steps To Take When Injured

If you or someone you know has suffered a serious personal injury, some very important steps need to be taken within the first few days.

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  1. Make sure the police have all of the information they need about the accident.
  2. Record the names and addresses of involved parties and witnesses to the accident.
  3. Keep your family doctor informed of your injury.
  4. Notify your insurance company as soon as practicable of your car accident.
  5. Notify your employer or school.
  6. Record the names and contact information of your health care professionals.
  7. Record insurance information.
  8. Keep receipts for all related expenses. Family members should also record dates and time spent caring for the injured person.
  9. Check for other insurance coverage (i.e. through your work, school or private plans).
  10. Contact Thomson, Rogers and know your rights.

You can download a hard copy of our Personal Injury Information Kit, which contains all of these steps and other valuable information.