When And Where Do I File Accident Reports?

Accidents involving death, personal injury exceeding $1,000, or property damage exceeding $1,000 must be reported within 5 days to the local authorities, the Registry of Motor Vehicles and insurance company.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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