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What to do if you are involved in a car accident

We all hope it’s something we can avoid, but unfortunately car accidents are all too common and it’s possible that each of us might find ourselves part of some form of accident (whether serious or minor) at some point in our driving career. So what should we do if this happens? You might think you know the steps to take in the event of an accident, but when the shock and adrenaline kick in, it can be hard to remember.

We have rounded up a few steps to take in order to protect yourself, your vehicle, and anyone else involved.

If you are unsure as to whether to call the Police, it is advised when:

It is useful to note that you can call the Police via the emergency 999 line or if you feel it is less urgent, via the 101 line.

Take note of some relevant information:


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