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How to Read Your Alabama Uniform Traffic Accident Report

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When Alabama police officers or Alabama Highway Patrol officers respond to a car accident, they typically fill out an Alabama Uniform Traffic Accident Report. This 4- to 6-page-long document contains a wealth of information about the accident.

The information listed in this report can make a big difference in how much money you receive after your accident. Insurance companies carefully review such documents and often base their financial offers on the answers filled out by the investigating police officer.

That's why it's important to review your report carefully and make sure all the information is accurate. But knowing how to read such reports can be confusing. The report often contains many symbols and abbreviations.

The following information explains how to read your report. Dean Waite & Associates, LLC created this guide. We encourage you to contact us to discuss the details of your accident. Call (866) 434-5840 and schedule a free case evaluation.

Understanding Your Alabama Uniform Traffic Accident Report

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