Supreme Court of India has given the following judgement wherein victim’s life has been given the priority. As per the Appeal (civil ) 919 of 2007 dated 23.02.2007, the Supreme Court has ruled that ‘all injured persons especially in case of the road traffic accidents, assault etc. when brought to a hospital / medical centre , have to be offered first aid, stabilized and shifted to a higher centre /government centre if required. It is only after this that the hospital can demand payment or complete police formalities. In case you a bystander and wish to help someone in an accident, please go ahead and do so. Your responsibility ends as soon as you leave the person at the hospital’. The hospital bears the responsibility of informing the police, first aids etc.