Car accident repair
We are using our cars more than at any other time in the past and for many of us, our car is not just an important part of our lives, but it is an essential part of our lives. With the rise in the use of cars to commute then the rise in the number of accidents is an inevitable consequence. Thankfully our cars are designed in such a way that the number of fatalities has dropped, but repairs still need to be done and as our cars become ever more sophisticated you need to make sure your car accident repair is done by a professional. These things cost money. Take our 30-second test to see if you can make a claim for compensation for car accident repair.
What to do at the scene to get evidence for car accident repair
If you are in an accident, it’s essential to get as much evidence as you can. If you’re hurt or in shock which might mean you might not be able to get all the information you need at the time. But, there’s evidence you can get by going back to the scene of the incident at a later date – as soon as you can – and taking some notes.
This will help your claim for car accident repairs and assist in getting the best attainable outcome at a later date. It’s suggested you have a pen, paper and disposable camera in your vechile to help you make a note of the accident details.
If you are having problems getting information at the scene so you can claim for car accident repairs then it is worth knowing that it is an offence to refuse to give details to the other driver following an accident, if there has been injury or property damage. Inform your insurance company of the accident as quickly as possible. The company may refuse to insure you if you have not notified them of the accident within the time period set out in the policy. Accident Advice Helpline has all the information you need to start making a claim for car accident repair, so give the team a call on 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993.