There are on average 6 million car accidents per year in the United States. There is a chance that any time you get in the road you could be the victim of the car accident. That is why it is important to know what to do if you have the unfortunate experience of getting into one. You may become injured in a car accident and if you aren’t prepared to take the proper steps you may not be able to get financial compensation for your injuries or in the worst case you could be liable. Here is a list of things to do if you get into an accident to protect yourself after an accident.