Most people drive their vehicles to and from regular locations every day thinking nothing of becoming a statistic in a car accident. Oddly enough, the numbers behind the possibility of you being in a car accident are somewhat staggering for the average perspective. Four years ago, the estimated lifetime odds of being in a fatal car accident were 1 in 645, which is considerably high when you consider other odds. The 2014 odds of dying from a drug overdose was 1 in 7,586. The point is, that finding yourself involved in a car accident is a realistic possibility within the span of your life, and you should prepare yourself. Here is a brief overview of a few things you should do directly after being involved in a car accident.