Contact Form Contact Form

Injury Info

Personal Injury Claim Center | What to do Immediately After an Accident

If you were involved in an accident, you should do the following:

Personal Injury Information Center
  • Set out flares, reflectors, or turn on your flasher lights
  • Call for immediate medical attention or help for anyone injured
  • Notify law enforcement (state or local police) to establish an incident report.  If you are out of town or the country when an accident occurs, notify local law enforcement, auto rental company, hotel manager, park manager or ship’s captain
  • Do not admit fault or make any statement about the accident to anyone except the police
  • Promptly notify your insurance company of the loss or damage
  • Seek representation on your behalf as soon as possible; for your attorney consultation, we recommend having the following information:
    1. Date, location, and the approximate time of the accident
    2. Copy of the accident report, if available
    3. Names, addresses, and phone numbers of any witnesses or parties to the accident, including any injured persons
    4. Photos of the accident and/or your damaged vehicle
    5. Copies of diagnosis and medical bills incurred
  • Do not speak with a special investigator who is not employed by your insurance company on your behalf, without the advice of your attorney
Ward & Ward Law Firm
728 S Meridian St
Indianapolis, IN 46225

Recent Blog Posts

Common Causes of Motorcycle Accidents

According to statistics, incidents of motorcycle accidents have been on the rise since 2006. Cycling accidents may cause serious injury or death and are often the result of one of the following circumstances: Car operator turns in front of the bike If the operator of a motorized vehicle fails to accurately judge a cyclist’s speed […]

Cell Phone Manufacturers Walk a Fine Line between Social and Personal Responsibility – Car accident lawyers

 Cell Phone Manufacturers Walk a Fine Line between Social and Personal Responsibility – Car Accident Lawyers Ward & Ward Law Firm Pressure is being put on cell phone manufacturers to include “lock-out” technology in their mobile devices to prevent drivers from accessing certain features while driving. Who bears the responsibility for car accident injuries and […]

Indiana Personal Injury Attorney Selected for Inclusion in Best Lawyers in America©

Ward & Ward Law Firm Announces Partner in Personal Injury Law Firm is Selected for Inclusion in Best Lawyers in America Indianapolis personal injury attorney, wrongful death attorney and medical malpractice attorney, Charlie Ward, has been selected by his peers for inclusion into the 23rd annual edition of The Best Lawyers in America© Indianapolis, Indiana […]

Indiana Legislation Relating to Asbestos and Mesothelioma Claims Declared Unconstitutional

Victims of latent asbestos related diseases have reason for hope after Indiana’s State Supreme Court Ruling What is a product liability claim? A product liability claim seeks to hold miners, manufacturers, distributors, suppliers, retailers, and others along the commerce and distribution chain, responsible for the personal injury and wrongful death caused by dangerous and defective products, […]

Ward & Ward Law Firm Personal Injury Attorneys Receive Award from

Ward & Ward Law Firm Personal Injury Lawyers Receive Prestigious Award from Best Personal Injury Lawyers in Indianapolis2016 The attorneys at Ward & Ward Law Firm have been recognized by as 2016Best Personal Injury Lawyers in Indianapolis. connects people in every U.S. city with qualified experts from their own communities. The Seattle based […]