West New York, NJ is a beautiful place to live, but unfortunately car accidents can happen. Whether you have been in a minor fender bender or a serious rear-end collision, it is important to know your rights and the next steps to take following an accident. First, call 911 or the West New York Police Department. An officer will be able to assist you and investigate the accident as needed. Additionally, you may need to seek medical assistance which could either occur at HMH Palisades Medical Center or at another nearby facility, depending on the nature of your injuries. It is also recommended to talk to a car accident attorney to understand your rights and options.