If you were injured in a Rhode island Auto accident it is crucial that you take pictures of the automobiles involved. Pictures of the car crash scene should be taken immediately after the accident. If possible also get a video or pictures of the accident before the cars are moved or towed by the police.
These pictures may be useful if the person who caused the accident is not truthful about how the RI Accident happened. Also if you have visible bruises or physical conditions take pictures when the injury appears the worst. Make sure that you also notify the local police of the motor vehicle accident. Most importantly, if you were injured in the accident contact a Rhode Island Personal Injury Lawyer.
Also make sure that you get pictures of the scene of the accident showing any relevant physical conditions such as ice, snow, stop signs, traffic signals or other signs. If you believe that the other person was using his cell phone, smart phone or gps device, please notify the officer that this was a distracted driving accident. This will help the officer ask the important questions to the other driver and do a proper investigation. Most importantly, if you were injured in the car crash, make sure you receive proper medical treatment for the accident, you will not be compensated by the insurance company for periods of time when you were injured but not under the care of a medical provider.
Rhode Island Personal Injury Attorney, David Slepkow can help you with your negligence claim. You can call him at 401-437-1100. No Fee Unless Successful.
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