Lexus of Englewood
Sales New (201) 568-3900 | Pre-Owned (201) 408- 9255 | Service (201) 568-6970

So you've been in an accident,
what should you do next?

  • Move the vehicle out of the traveled roadway.
  • Turn off the ignitions of the vehicles involved.
  • Make a first aid check of all persons involved.
  • Call the police by dialing 911.
  • Mark the scene of the accident with flares or retro-reflective triangles.
  • Remove objects from the roadway.
  • Gather the names of all the persons in the vehicles and any witnesses.
  • Fill out the form provided on this page (print one for your glovebox), gathering all information possible, including driver license number of other driver and insurance company.
  • Exchange insurance company information.
  • Get a copy of the police report of the accident from the local precinct.