Reading Your Florida Accident Report - What You Need to Look For
A Florida traffic accident report is an important document that may help support your injury or wrongful death claim. The report contains a police officer's account of the accident, including contributing causes that may reveal negligence. Many clients tell us they want to know exactly what the investigating police officer reported about their accident or the accident of a loved one. As a special service, we've compiled a list of the most important things to look for on your Florida traffic crash report.
For information on how to obtain your Florida accident report, visit the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles website by clicking the following link: http://www.flhsmv.gov/fhp/misc/crashreport/
Carefully review the sample accident report below with information and tips from our West Palm Beach car accident attorneys. If you have questions or need help interpreting your report, contact attorney David J. Glatthorn today for a free evaluation. Call 800-990-9394. You can also visit his office conveniently located at 506 Datura Street, West Palm Beach, FL 33401.
Every Florida accident report begins by documenting the basics of your accident: the Date of Crash, Time of Crash, City or Town and Street, Road or Highway. Information in this section also includes the time law enforcement was notified and arrived at the accident scene and the type of road on which the accident occurred.
Contact attorney David Glatthorn today if you have questions about your accident report. Call 800-990-9394 today for a free case evaluation with a West Palm Beach FL personal injury lawyer.