William Mattar Law Offices Kicks Off Fifth Annual “In the Heat Check the Seat” Safety Awareness Campaign

by William Mattar | June 30th, 2020

William Mattar law offices is pleased to announce the kick-off of its fifth annual In the Heat Check the Seat campaign to raise awareness of the heatstroke-related tragedies that take place when children and animals are left in hot motor vehicles. Every year, dozens of small children and animals left or trapped in parked motor […]

How to Treat Whiplash from a Car Accident

by William Mattar | June 25th, 2020

Whiplash is a common car accident injury, but it can be a bit tricky. It can take hours or even days for symptoms to manifest. For this reason, it is important to pay attention to the symptoms and seek medical treatment at the first sign of whiplash. If left untreated, whiplash can be very serious. […]

Can a Car Accident Aggravate Scoliosis?

by William Mattar | June 23rd, 2020

A serious car accident can significantly affect a person’s health and well-being. The severity of a car accident can also lead to serious back and spine injuries, such as scoliosis, which is a curvature in the spinal column. In a healthy, uninjured person, the spinal cord is straight, helping to keep the body upright. In […]

How Long do You Have to Report a Car Accident?

by William Mattar | June 18th, 2020

A car accident can leave you confused and stressed, wondering what your next step should be. One of the first steps you should take after a car accident is to report the incident. You should look at the Vehicle and Traffic Law to see what your obligations are. When to Report a Car Accident Under […]

Should Car Seats be Replaced After a Car Accident?

by William Mattar | June 17th, 2020

If you are a parent, purchasing a car seat for your child is one of the most important purchases you will ever make. Most parents put a ton of research into buying a car seat, trying to find the best one for their child. This makes sense, as a child seat is the primary safety […]

How Much Does an Accident Devalue a Car?

by William Mattar | June 16th, 2020

If you have been in a car accident that has not totaled your car, you may be wondering how the crash has devalued your car. Several factors affect your car’s value following a car accident, including the value of your vehicle before the accident; previous accident history of the vehicle; how much damage the vehicle […]

Attorney William Mattar Hosts College Book Contest for 2020 High School Graduates

by William Mattar | June 15th, 2020

On June 15, 2020, William Mattar law offices will kick off the William Mattar 4 Graduates Contest where 2020 high school graduates can enter to win free college textbooks for the upcoming fall semester. Car accident attorney William Mattar is launching this contest to support students in the community as they begin their college education. […]

Buying the Right Bike

by William Mattar | June 10th, 2020

The thrill of riding a motorcycle on the open road is attractive to many people, and it is easy to see why. Motorcycles offer a sense of freedom and adventure. Some people are attracted to fast sports bikes, while others are just looking to cruise around town. If you are looking to buy a motorcycle, […]

How to Get a Rental Car After an Accident

by William Mattar | June 2nd, 2020

If you have just been involved in a car accident that left your car totaled or in need of repair, you may need a rental vehicle. Every situation is unique and the answer will depend on your specific situation. Here are several things to consider when renting a car after a crash. Paying for the […]

Attorney William Mattar Donates Thousands of Face Masks to Front-Line Workers

by William Mattar | May 29th, 2020

Since the start of the New York State lockdown, William Mattar law offices has donated thousands of face masks to front-line workers battling the COVID-19 pandemic. Those who work on the front-line are at a higher risk of exposure to the virus and require personal protective equipment (PPE) in order to continue working safely. Attorney […]