In the aftermath of a car accident, your actions count. Doing the ‘right’ things can increase your safety and the safety of the people around you, get you the medical attention you need, and increase your chances of winning compensation.
Unfortunately, many people are overwhelmed by the emotional turmoil and trauma of a car accident, rendering them incapable of acting rationally. This is somewhat understandable; after a car accident, you may be in shock, your adrenaline might be surging, and you might be in a great deal of physical pain.
However, it’s important to stay as calm and rational as possible. If you can, take a deep breath, focus on your next objective, and try not to overthink the situation.