What to do After an Auto Accident
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What to do After an Auto Accident

Radiating back painAuto accidents are unexpected and stressful.

Even the most careful drivers may be involved.

 Be Prepared

Have a set of cones, warning triangles,  or emergency flares in your trunk to help alert traffic.

It also helps to have a pen and card with any relevant medical information for you and your family.

  

 Immediately After an Accident

  1. Take a deep breath and stay calm.
  2. Check for injuries; call an ambulance when in doubt.
  3. If an accident is minor, move cars to a safe place, out of traffic.
  4. Turn on your vehicle’s hazard lights and use cones, warning triangles or flares for safety.
  5. Call the police, even if the accident is minor.
  6. Notify your insurance agent immediately.

About Dr. Miglis

Dr. Miglis completed his professional training at the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic with High Honors. His post-graduate work includes studies with some of the world leaders of chiropractic. He is certified in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy using the McKenzie Method. He has lived and practiced in Melbourne, Florida for the past 25 years. Dr. Miglis is on the editorial board of SpineUniverse.com.

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