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6 Things You Need to Know if You Witness a Car Accident

By May 5, 2016 September 13th, 2019 No Comments

Last month we shared tips about what to do if you are involved in an accident. You can check out the blog 8 Steps To Take When You Have a Car Accident if you missed it. Now let’s talk about what you need to do if you witness an accident.  According to Erie Insurance 5.4 million car accidents happen every year in the US.  That is just over 10 accidents a minute.  Crazy amount of fender benders.  Take a look at Please Drive While Driving if you don’t believe that stat as people post things with #whiledriving.  The likelihood of you either being in an accident or witnessing one is pretty high.

There are 6 easy and basic things you need to know if you witness an accident. You can read the full article What to Do If You Witness a Car Accident on Erie Insurance’s website for the details.  The last 2 are must reads.  The person who was not responsible for the accident will be eternally grateful – take it from an insurance agency.