If you're ever in a car accident, there are a few steps that you need to take for your safety and to ensure that it's properly reported. Try to get your car to a safe location if it can still be driven. If not, then try to turn on your hazard lights to alert other drivers in Walnut Creek, CA.

After determining whether or not you're injured, you can get out of the car to examine the damage to your vehicle. Even if there is only minor damage, you need to stay on the scene until a police officer arrives to make a complete report. Diablo Subaru of Walnut Creek can also help document details about damage to your car.

Make sure other passengers in your car are safe as well as passengers in any other vehicles involved in the accident. Call for help if there are injuries that can't be treated at the scene or that would require medical attention.

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