The details that should be collected from the scene include:
- Name and address of the driver or drivers involved
- Contact information
- Car registration of all vehicles involved in the collision
- Insurance information
- Insurance Company Name
- Policy Number
- Expiry Date
Do not let anyone drive away without these details being collected.
You should use the camera on your phone to take as pictures of the scene If the accident occurred at night time please make a note whether the car lights were on or not.
Get the names and addresses of any third parties witness, especially passengers. This information may be useful to you and your road traffic accident solicitor during the road traffic accident claim procedure.