Had an accident?

Accident scene

What to do

Stop at the scene

  • Stop and inform Gardai if any injuries have occured asap.   
  • Do not attempt to move any injured people.
  • Inform other traffic and get assistance if required.
  • Call 112/911 for Emergency Services.

Do not admit liability

  • Regardless of who is to blame, do not admit liability.
    If you do, it may invalidate your insurance.

Record driver and car details

  • Write down all the other driver’s details.
  • Record all witness details. Do this immediately as they may leave the scene of the accident.
  • Record the accident details, including date, time, location, road conditions, weather and visibility.

Take a photograph of the scene

  • If possible, take a photograph of the scene and any other key details.

Make a note of the following details

Driver Details

  • Name
  • Address
  • Phone Number
  • Car Model
  • REG Number
  • Insurance Company
  • Policy Number

Witness Details

  • Name
  • Address
  • Phone Number

Collision Details

  • Date
  • Time
  • Location
  • Speed
  • Weather Conditions
  • Comments


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