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What to do in a minor car accident

By  AAMI

Being involved in a car accident, even if it's a minor one, can be overwhelming. But remember, accidents happen – even to excellent drivers.

In the event of a minor car accident, it's important that you know what to do.

Once you've checked that everyone is okay, you'll need to exchange a few details with the other people involved. Gather their contact details along with photos of the accident, to assist in making an insurance claim.

This quick and easy guide can help you remember the steps to take.

(And of course, in the case of a serious accident, contact emergency services first on 000.)