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After a Car Accident: First Steps

First Steps after a Car Accident

What should you do if you’re in a car accident? When it happens, injuries may be severe and emotions high. However, there are important things to do at the scene of the accident and soon afterward. Below is a list of actions to take after an accident, if possible. Keep this information handy by printing this helpful pamphlet on first steps after an auto accident and storing it in your car.

1. Stay at the Scene

Never leave the accident scene until it’s appropriate to do so. If you leave, particularly where someone has sustained injuries or was killed, you can face serious criminal penalties for being a hit-and-run driver.

2. Check on All Drivers and Passengers

Before assessing property damage, make sure everyone involved in the accident is okay. Get

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How to Gift a Vehicle: 11 Steps (with Pictures)

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To gift a vehicle, start by locating the title certificate and making sure it’s in your name. Then, pay off any remaining loans and get the lienholders to sign off on the title certificate. When you give the title to the new owner, have them fill out the back of it with their signature, driver’s license information, and odometer information. Finally, have the recipient take the completed documents to the Registry of Motor Vehicles and register the car according to the state’s

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