309-764-3981

4901 41st StreetMolineIL 61265, USA

Speed & Floyd's Collision Repair QCA Body Shop, Moline, IL.

309.764.3981

#1  STAY SAFE

Remain calm.  Stop safely.  Turn Emergency  lights on.  


 #2  DON'T APOLOGIZE
 An apology can imply fault.  Never admit fault.   If you have to say something, ask "are you okay?"  


 #3  CONTACT AUTHORITIES
 Call the police immediately and call an ambulance  if people are injured.  Notify your supervisor  if you are driving a company vehicle.
 
 #4  GET WITNESSES
 Complete witness information.  what, when, where  and other vehicle and driver information.
 
 #5  PROVIDE CONTACT INFO
 Show your drivers license and registration.  Get  contact information for other driver(s).
 
 #6  RECORD THE FACTS
 Write down facts about accident: what, when,   where and other vehicle and driver(s) information. 


#7  RELEASE FROM OTHER DRIVER        
 If other driver(s) agree you are not at fault, ask  them to sign a release. Click here for RELEASE FORM
 
 #8  NOTIFY INSURANCE COMPANY
 Contact your insurance company and report  the accident immediately.



DO & DON'T


DO
•Report the accident to the Department of Motor Vehicles as soon as possible.
•Write a complete description of the accident while its fresh in your mind.
•Have even minor damaged fixed.  Letting your car go unrepaired can cost you in the long run.


DON'T
 •Never discuss accident details with anyone other then police and insurance company.
•Never agree to phone recording or give signed statement to other drivers claims adjustor/insurance company.
•Don't be fooled by a lower estimate.  You have the right to choose the body shop.  Don't sign release until every detail is repaired to your satisfaction.
•Never allow your car to be towed to a repair shop you are not familiar with.  Don't authorize repairs by signing a tow release unless you have decided to have your car repaired by the shop its being towed to.

 
Stop by our shop for a FREE Personal Accident Brochure

IN CASE OF AN AUTO ACCIDENT - WHAT YOU SHOULD DO


Follow these simple 8 steps in the event of an auto accident to ensure your physical and legal safety.

 


Speed & Floyd's

QCA Body Shop & Collision Repair