Help with "SELECT @@Identity"

I use "SELECT @@Identity" to return back the Identity column (primary key) after an insert.   I'm hitting a issue - a table on which I'm doing the INSERT has a trigger that itself causes an INSERT into another table.  So, SELECT @@Identity, which "returns the last-inserted identity value" is returning the identity value for the record inserted by trigger, which is not what I want.  

Is there a way around this?
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Éric MoreauSenior .Net ConsultantCommented:
replace @@identity with:

Select Scope_Identity()

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Deepak ChauhanSQL Server DBACommented:
You can use
SCOPE_IDENTITY()  instead of @@identity

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