Uber is one of the most popular ridesharing apps out there and so unfortunately there will be times when a passenger is involved in an accident when riding in an Uber. Knowing what to do when this happens ensures that you have everything you need to make a claim if you have been injured. You will also be called on as a witness if the accident involved other passengers or caused injury to others, so having as much information as possible about the driver and the crash will assist any court case. Here are the steps you should follow if you are involved in an Uber accident.
The first thing you should do in any crash is make sure everyone is safe. If this is not the case, paramedics are the first emergency service you should contact. You will also need to contact the police as they will need to be informed of the accident and any vehicles involved if the Uber driver hasn’t already done so.
Document the Accident
Once the correct people have been contacted, you need to get …