If you are constantly on the road whether as a driver or a passenger – doesn’t matter if you are fortunate enough to own car or not, if anything goes south, you would want to still be in control in knowing what to do next.

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What should you do when you get into an accident?

These are best practices shared over the years, do tweak them if necessary to fit your current situation, or when in doubt – ring the police at 999.

Gather all evidence and move to a safe area Call the ambulance if there are injured parties – Go to the nearest hospital, get a medical certificate Report the accident to the police (if needed) Take note of the license plate number of both