What do you do after a car accident?

Updated: Apr 29, 2021

Being in a car accident can be a very stressful situation. Not only can it affect your physical health, but it can also have a profound negative impact on a psychological level. Reaching out to appropriate resources and getting the help you needed can make a big difference in your recovery.

Here is what you need to do after a car accident.

Dealing with the aftermath

As long as your vehicle is insured by ICBC, you can report the accident and file a claim with ICBC online or by phone at 1-800-910-4222. You can refer to the ICBC website on what documents and information you need to prepare before submitting the claim.

Other than reaching out to your physician as soon as possible to detect any overlooked injuries, with ICBC, you can also receive coverage from working with health care practitioners to help with your recovery. If you don't have a family doctor, check out