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What To Do After a Car Wreck

Posted on April 24, 2020 by Seth A. White

First and foremost, do NOT leave the scene of the collision. Arkansas law states that all drivers have a duty to give information, remain at the scene, and render aid. Ark. Code Ann. Sec. 27-53-103. Failing to adhere to this duty could result in serious criminal charges. Make sure to check on all drivers and […]

What To Do After a Car Wreck

Posted on June 29, 2017 by Sean T. Keith

By Seth A. White First and foremost, do NOT leave the scene of the collision. Arkansas law states that all drivers have a duty to give information, remain at the scene, and render aid. Ark. Code Ann. Sec. 27-53-103. Failing to adhere to this duty could result in serious criminal charges. Make sure to check […]

Arkansas ‘Med-Pay’: What It Is and Why You Should Have It

Posted on February 1, 2017 by Sean T. Keith

Arkansas law requires that every policy of motor vehicle insurance issued in Arkansas contain no-fault coverage for medical payments and disability. This means that by default car insurance companies are required to pay up to $5,000 in medical benefits to anyone who is injured in a car accident. This type of coverage is commonly referred […]

Statements Made at an Accident Scene

Posted on January 21, 2014 by Sean T. Keith

Contributed By: Anna Betts When the police arrive at the scene of a car wreck, their job is to determine what happened.  One of an officer’s tools for determining fault is taking statements from all drivers.  It is important to tell the police your side of how the car accident happened.  However, keep in mind […]