There were no injuries in the multi-vehicle car accident that involved four cars, an SUV and a taxi cab, according to California Highway Patrol officers. The incident took place near Harbor Boulevard.
Every morning Orange County motorists are rushing to work on the freeways and traffic accidents are often part of the daily routine. However, it’s important that you are prepared if someone crashes into your car, accident lawyers advise.
Make sure you always carry your insurance card. Keep a list of emergency telephone numbers in your car and in your cell phone including doctors, spouse, parents, and your attorney. A first aid kit is also an essential item. Experts advise keeping one inside the car within reach of the driver. A disposable camera should also be in the glove compartment to take photos of the accident scene.
After the accident call for medical attention to treat any injuries, call a car accident lawyer so an investigation can be done immediately, and file a police report on the incident. Car accidents can be devastating if there are injuries or if someone is killed, but getting expert legal advice may help you get compensated for your losses.
Newport Beach-based Ledger & Associates has handled numerous car accidents involving drivers and passengers who were struck by another vehicle. The other driver who hit your car is liable for your property damage as well as your medical bills if they are at fault in an accident.
So how do you get help with your car accident? How do you determine who is at fault in a car accident? Are your car accident injuries serious enough to file a lawsuit? Find out by calling today at 1-800-300-0001 for a free consultation with a car accident lawyer at Ledger & Associates in Orange County, California.