Being involved in a collision can be confusing and upsetting to all parties involved. Knowing what to do can help alleviate some of the stress.
You should contact police immediately if your collision involves:
Additionally, if damage to your vehicle appears to exceed $2,000, you should contact police. Under the Highway Traffic Act, the duty to report exists for any collisions where the damage exceeds $2,000 combined. Furthermore, regardless of the nature of the accident, law dictates that drivers must provide information to one another.
If your collision occurred in Richmond Hill, Markham or Vaughan - and providing your collision does not involve any of the above - you have to option to report the incident at the Collision Reporting Centre, found at the Community Resource Centre in Richmond Hill.