First Steps After an Injury
- First Steps in a Personal Injury Claim
A step-by-step guide to what you should do after being injured in an accident. Learn about the actions to take to help build your case, including collecting evidence and documenting your injuries.
- Take Incident, Injury Notes
You should begin collecting information as soon as possible after being injured in an accident. This section describes the types of information you should write down to help build your personal injury case.
- Preserve Evidence and Take Photos
A successful personal injury suit requires a substantial amount of evidence, including police reports, medical records, and photos of the scene. In this section, you’ll learn what type of evidence to collect depending on the type of injury you’ve sustained.
- Obtaining and Using a Police Report
A police report can be important evidence of fault in a personal injury case. Learn about how to obtain a police report and how a police report could help your injury case.
- Meeting With an Attorney
This section will give you an idea of what to expect during your first meeting with an attorney. Learn what kind of questions you’ll be asked, what types of information and documents to bring along, and more.