Taste of Williamsville 2015

by William Mattar | July 28th, 2015

Join in on sampling some of the amazing food that Williamsville restaurants have to offer this Sunday, August 2nd from noon to 8pm. Admission is free and there will be live music as well as food judging by local celebrity judges. Canned food donations will also be collected for the Food Bank of WNY. Stop […]

New York Motorcycle Accident Numbers Have Decreased In Recent Years

by Keith Adkins | July 24th, 2015

The number of motorcycle accidents in The Empire State have decreased in recent years. Our New York motorcycle accident lawyers at William Mattar Law Offices believe that taking a closer look at this data can provide insight into the cause of this decline. The New York Department of Motor Vehicles reports a total of 5,916 […]

In the Heat, Check the Seat

by William Mattar | July 21st, 2015

  William Mattar Law Offices has begun their first “In the Heat, Check the Seat” campaign. Due to the many tragic deaths that increase during the summer months of infants being accidently left in rear facing car seats, the law office is working to make a change. Along with a brand new commercial, safety alert kits […]

New York Truck Accident Lawyers Discuss Dangers of Larger Semis

by Keith Adkins | July 17th, 2015

There’s a fine line between safety and efficiency in today’s trucking industry. It’s crucial that trucks move as much product as they can during each haul, but larger loads make tractor-trailers difficult to stop and more accident-prone. The New York truck accident lawyers at William Mattar Law Offices explain that legislators are currently wrestling with […]

Pencils 4 Schools Campaign to Help Local Schools

by William Mattar | July 14th, 2015

William Mattar Law Offices has begun its Pencils 4 Schools Program 2015 to help as many area schools as possible. With smaller budgets and high demand for school supplies, William Mattar knows the importance of youth education and wants to make sure everyone has the opportunity to excel. Simply fill out the form so that […]

Factors That Lead to Drowsy Driving Accidents

by Keith Adkins | July 10th, 2015

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that as many as 100,000 motor vehicle collisions are attributed to drowsy driving every year. With drowsy driving one of the leading causes of accidents today, many researchers are studying what causes drivers to get tired behind the wheel. Some of the most common reasons include: Sleep Disorders- […]

New Truck Technology Could Lower Risk of Accidents

by William Mattar | July 7th, 2015

Samsung has created a “see- through” semi truck that is able to show a driver located behind the truck, any oncoming traffic. This new innovation, using cameras in the front of the trucks to display the visuals on the back, was created in the hopes of lowering the risk of truck accidents caused by drivers […]

Attorney from William Mattar Delivers Speech at Erie County Bar Association Lecture

by William Mattar | July 2nd, 2015

The Erie County Bar Association Institute of Law Noonday Learning Lecture took place on June 25th. The invited speaker, C. Daniel McGillicuddy Esq. of William Mattar Law Offices, spoke about bicycle accidents and related injuries. During this presentation, McGillicuddy spoke to attendants about the rights, duties and obligations of bicyclists. McGillicuddy gave statistics of accidents […]

NHTSA Admits Partial Blame for GM Ignition Recall Accidents

by Keith Adkins | June 26th, 2015

For the past several months, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has been placing the blame on General Motors (GM) for a string of accidents related to faulty ignition switches. Now though, the agency seems to be taking part of the blame for those GM ignition recall accidents. Earlier this month, two NHTSA reports […]

Now That Summer is Here, Are You Also Pool Safety Ready?

by William Mattar | June 23rd, 2015

Summer comes and goes fast, and everyone is in a hurry to get their pool open and enjoy the beautiful weather before it is gone. But have you spent any time making sure to brush up on your family’s pool safety? Having the neighborhood children over to swim is a great time for everyone, but […]