Do you know what to do in case of a car accident?
Motor Vehicle Accident Checklist What you must do
after a car accident according to the
Stop at once. Render aid.
Exchange information.Report the accident to DMV
if there were damages over $1,500 to the vehicles or property, if
anyone was injured, or killed, or if any vehicle is towed due to damages from the accident
insert state DMV accident report form here
within 72 hours. Accidents on areas open for the use of motor vehicles -- premises open to the public
-- must be reported. Some drivers who are in accidents offer to fix the damage and try to get the other driver
not to file a report. If you agree to do this, you are breaking the law if the amount of damage is more than $1500.
Keep a copy of your accident report.
Laws vary from stat to state and even in cities. If you want to be sure to have
a complete copy of your report (front and back), you will need to make a copy for
What you should do after an accident and completing the above steps:
If you have been in an seriously injured in an auto accident, Dr. Leslie E. Bowers highly recommends that you contact an
injury attorney to discuss your legal rights.
Work Related Injuries Overwhelming evidence shows that chiropractic management of low-back pain is more cost-effective than medical management, and that
many medical therapies are of questionable validity or are clearly inadequate." - The Manga Report (1993).Work-related back pain is among the most common
occupational disorders in the United States, according to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Delay in return to work remains an expensive
component in the overall cost of back pain for workers' compensation claims. Back pain is responsible for more loss of work time and increased medical expenses
related to treatment than any other ailment.
Click here to see what to do if you are hurt on the job
- Schedule an check-up appointment with your Chiropractor by calling *734-425-5454 for yourself and your family if
they were in the car with you. There will be no cost to you. You will prevent overt and underlying injuries
from rapidly progressing. We can see your entire family at one time because we have multiple doctors to better serve
you and save you time. If our doctor find that you have sustained injuries from the car accident that do not
require immediate hospitalization then you are qualified to begin a routine of Chiropractic (adjustments), Massage (
manual therapy) and natural Physiotherapy treatment (stretching, gait training, sensory integration, therapeutic
exercises, mechanical traction, neuromuscular rehabilitation, ice and heat).
- Most states mandatory liability insurance law (Personal Injury Protection) provides
those people who have suffered from injuries in an automobile accident a minimum of $15,000 per person for
reasonable and necessary expenses one year after an automobile crash, for Chiropractic, Medical, Dental and other
services needed due to the crash.
Chiropractic is now more than a century old, and it is licensed throughout the United States and Canada and recognized in
more than 60 countries worldwide. Doctors of Chiropractic receive training that is focused on the treatment of conditions through manual and physical procedures,
such as manipulation, massage, exercise, and nutrition. Most patients present to chiropractors with low back pain, neck pain, whiplash, and headaches. Numerous
studies and expert panel reviews have supported the use of chiropractic and manipulation for these complaints.
If you have any questions about chiropractic or other drug-free and natural health treatments, please call 734-425-5454
If you have questions, Dr. Leslie E. Bowers will be happy to talk to you. You dont have to be a patient!
Bowers Chiropractic Clinic in Livonia is specializing in Auto Accident Injuries, Work injuries, Workers Compensation, Most Health Plans, HMO's & PPO's Accepted