Did you sustain serious car accident injuries in a car wreck? Watch this video to find out what actions you need to take, then call for a free consultation.
If you’re injured in a car accident seriously, the first thing you need to do is call 911. You want to get the police and an ambulance there as soon as possible if you’re suffering from injuries. If you’re able to do it, you want to take photographs of the accident scene. You want to take photographs of your motor vehicle. You want to take photographs of the area where the accident occurred. You want to make sure you give the police an accurate statement of what happened. Very often clients will come to me with a police report and say, “It’s not what happened.” I’ll say, “Well, did you talk to the police officers and give them a clear statement?” The answer is no. You want to make sure you give the police officers a clear statement. At some point early on, you’re going to need to call a lawyer. A lawyer will help guide you through the process to make sure that your rights are protected. If you’re entitled to recovery from anyone that may have been involved in causing the accident, they’ll be able to make sure that you get that recovery.
If you were seriously injured in a car accident, contact New York personal injury attorney Brian Elbaum (646) 809-7508 for a free consultation at our New York law office, or visit us online at (https://elbaumlaw.com/). Read and download our FREE New York Car Accident Guide at (https://elbaumlaw.com/new-york-car-accident-guide/).