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William Mattar Brings Women’s Self Defense Training to WNY

by William Mattar | April 12th, 2013

Statistical data calculated by the Rape Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) reveals that every two minutes, someone in the U.S. is sexually assaulted.  While we cannot control potential attackers, being prepared for an attack can save a woman’s life, and save her the emotional and psychological trauma of the experience. William Mattar Law Offices […]

Buffalo Personal Injury Lawyer Offering Free Women’s Self-Defense Class

by William Mattar | March 18th, 2013

March 18, 2013 Data provided by the American Bar Association shows that there are more than four million cases of violence against women reported in the United States annually. Young women, especially college students, tend to be more prone to being victims of violent acts. One of the best ways women can help protect themselves […]

Senator Calls for Carbon Monoxide Detectors in All University Dorm Rooms

by William Mattar | February 20th, 2013

Feb. 20, 2013 After a handful of University of Buffalo students became seriously ill due to a Carbon Monoxide (CO) leak in a campus dorm, New York lawmaker, Senator Timothy Kennedy, is calling for every public university dorm room in the state to be outfitted with a CO detector. According to an article from The […]

Community Education Vital in Preventing Injury and Death from New York Car Accidents

by William Mattar | February 4th, 2013

Feb. 4, 2013 Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows that seat belt use can prevent injury or death in the event of a motor vehicle accident. But auto accidents are still the leading cause of death for children in the United States today. Experts believe the problem stems from a […]

William Mattar offers free safe and sober rides home on New Year’s Eve

by William Mattar | December 28th, 2011

December 28, 2011 Drunk driving accounts for numerous deaths and injuries year after year. That’s why William Mattar Law Offices are partnering with Designated Drivers of Buffalo and Rochester to offer free rides home for people who have been drinking or who need a safe way home on New Year’s Eve. Too many tragedies occur […]