Steps to Take After a Car Wreck in San Diego
Whether your accident occured in San Diego, Ramona, National City, Chula Vista, or anywhere else in Southern California, it’s important to follow these basic steps to ensure your health and safety.
Call the Police
The first thing you should do after being involved in a car wreck is to call your local police department to dispatch an officer to the scene. The officer will make an accident report and collect the names of any witnesses.
Seek Medical Attention
Whether your injuries seem minor or severe, you should seek medical attention right away. Accurate and immediate diagnosis and treatment by a doctor will help you get on the road to recovery.
Throughout your recovery, keep track of the medical professionals who treat you and the documentation they give you. This is information that could be crucial to building your personal injury case.
Speak to Us
Once you’ve addressed any concerns regarding your health, it is essential that you talk to a lawyer. At the Law Offices of Barry Pasternack, we can help you navigate the legal process from start to finish.
A Collaborative & Client-Focused Approach
We believe a collaborative attorney-client relationship is crucial to a successful case. When you schedule a free appointment with us, we’ll listen intently as you describe your story. We’ll then explain to you the type of case you have so you're aware of any potential obstacles. Together, we'll create a plan of action.