When someone has been involved in an accident and they’ve been injured, the first thing that they need to do is to consult a doctor. Now whether that is your family doctor or a local clinic or the ER near your house, the most important thing to do is to at least get in to consult your doctor to ensure that you’re not seriously injured.
Oftentimes, when people are involved in this type of personal injury, their body goes into shock. They don’t necessarily know the extent of their injuries until perhaps a day or so later. So it is important that you go in, get checked out and make sure you’re all right. At that point, the most important thing you need to do is to consult a lawyer so that you know what your rights are.