WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I AM INJURED AS AN UBER PASSENGER IN ALBANY

  • If you are injured as a passenger while using Uber, the steps to take immediately after the accident are generally the same steps you would take in any vehicle accident. They are:

    • Call 911 and always get a copy of the police report.
    • If you are not transported to a hospital for medical treatment, write down the names, contact information including addresses, emails, phone numbers, etc. of anyone involved directly in the accident. Don’t forget to get the drivers’ license number, license plate and insurance information from every vehicle involved in the accident.
    • Write down the names, contact information including addresses, emails, phone numbers, etc. of anyone who witnessed the accident.
    • Take photographs or video of the location of the accident, the condition of any car or property involved in the accident and any immediate injuries incurred by victims of the accident.
    • Hire an experienced attorney to help you receive compensation if you suffered any serious medical injuries.

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