Car Accident

The Money the Insurance Company Has Given Me for My Vehicle Will Not Completely Pay Off My Car Loan. What do I do?

by William Mattar | December 11th, 2018

When you get into a car accident with a car you rely on for daily transportation, the wait to find out if the car is a total loss can seem excruciating. A total loss means that the insurance company feels that the costs to repair the vehicle exceed the vehicle’s value. In this instance, the […]

Are Smartphones to Blame for Distracted Driving in Syracuse?

by William Mattar | December 10th, 2018

Whenever there is a problem on the roads of Syracuse, people sometimes look for a quick and easy solution. It is sometimes easier to point the finger at one part of the problem instead of addressing the entire issue. When it comes to distracted driving in Syracuse, people sometimes point their finger at smartphones. In […]

Rochester Fall Driving Tips

by William Mattar | December 6th, 2018

When fall hits the Rochester area, the leaves change colors and the weather transitions from hot and humid to cool and manageable. Fall is also a time of the year when rain increases and the cold in the air can create ice. Driving in Rochester during the fall is not always as treacherous as it […]

What Can I Do If I was Rear-Ended in Syracuse?

by William Mattar | December 5th, 2018

There are two things to remember when you are involved in a car accident in Syracuse. The first is to always get the insurance and contact information for the other party. The second is, if you are concerned you are injured, seek out emergency medical assistance. After the accident, it is entirely possible that you […]

When to Hire a Buffalo Car Accident Lawyer

by William Mattar | December 4th, 2018

The city of Buffalo and its suburbs have many miles of roads. Most people in Buffalo do their best to drive safely and responsibly. However, sometimes accidents happen and then people have to make decisions. If you are injured in an accident, one of the decisions you have to make is whether, and, if so, […]

How Work Stress May Cause Long Island Car Accidents

by William Mattar | November 30th, 2018

Long Island and the New York City areas combine to create one of the largest centers of commerce in the world. There are millions of people who work in and around the area, and sometimes motor vehicle accidents happen. Work stress happens to many people every day. It is something that we must try to […]

Filing a claim after a New York City Lyft crash

by William Mattar | November 29th, 2018

Drivers, passengers, motorcyclists and pedestrians suffering physical injuries in a NYC vehicle accident may qualify to receive compensation of up to $50,000 through New York’s no-fault law. However, no-fault does not cover pain and suffering. Accident victims wishing to file a claim for pain and suffering have to file separate bodily injury claims. But what […]

Slippery Roads are a Cause of Long Island Car Accidents

by William Mattar | November 28th, 2018

When Long Island roads get slippery, accidents can start to pile up in large numbers. Long Island drivers need to learn how to protect themselves when the roads are slippery and driving is hazardous. Always Have Good Tires Before winter sets in, it may be helpful to have your car checked out by a mechanic. […]

When to hire a Car Accident Lawyer available to serve Long Island

by William Mattar | November 27th, 2018

Being in a car accident can be frightening, especially if injuries are involved. The moment you report the accident to your insurance company, you may begin to receive calls from the other driver’s The whole process can seem intimidating, that is why it is important to know when to get an attorney involved. Get Medical […]

Injuries may not be as Obvious Immediately after an Albany Car Accident

by William Mattar | November 26th, 2018

Here’s a scenario. As you were driving home from your job in downtown Albany, you were involved in a car accident. You said you felt fine and you did not get checked out by emergency medical personnel. Two days later, you signed off on a small settlement with the other driver’s insurance company and felt […]