Accident Checklist

Print our accident checklist and place a copy in each of your vehicles as a reference tool, and bookmark this page on your mobile device for quick access.

Five simple steps to take immediately following a car accident.

  1. Accident ChecklistStay calm
    Get help for the injured.
    Do not admit fault.
  2. Exchange information
    with the other driver: name, address, phone and license plate numbers, insurance details.
  3. Take pictures of damages
    Photograph both vehicles and the scene of the accident, if possible.
  4. Report the accident
    Call MetzWood at 800-635-7170 during office hours (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm or Sat 9am-noon).
    If outside office hours, contact your company directly. In the event of an emergency,  we can be reached at 518-392-5900.
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