Truck Accident

Who can be held liable for damages in a Syracuse Truck Accident?

by William Mattar | June 21st, 2019

Truck drivers and the companies they work for must follow strict state and federal regulations to ensure they are transporting loads safely and efficiently across thousands of miles U.S. highways. The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has established rules governing what trucking companies and truckers must do to avoid causing accidents and harming other […]

I Was Injured in a Rochester Bus Accident. Now What?

by William Mattar | June 11th, 2019

Using Rochester’s public bus lines for travel can reduce your carbon footprint and transport you around town. However, re-entering and exiting a bus can be dangerous at times. If you or a loved one has been injured in a Rochester bus accident, there are a few things you should know. How Do Bus Accidents Happen? […]

I was Injured After a Rochester Truck Accident. Do I have a Case?

by William Mattar | May 24th, 2019

Accidents involving trucks may have unique legal issues. If the at-fault driver is operating a truck that belongs to a trucking company, this can change the way a case is handled. For example, there are regulations regarding licensing and how many hours a truck driver can work . If the at-fault truck driver has violated […]

Long Island School Bus Safety

by William Mattar | May 20th, 2019

When school starts on Long Island, motorists can expect to see school buses every morning and afternoon. School buses carry young children to and from school. So, there are laws motorists should abide by when buses are on the road. Motorists should be informed that not abiding by the traffic laws concerning school buses can […]

Do I need a Lawyer for a Long Island Truck Accident?

by William Mattar | April 12th, 2019

There is a lot of commerce that goes on in and around Long Island, and that can mean a lot of trucks are out on the road. From time to time, a truck may collide with a car or smaller truck and create a lot of problems for both parties. A trucking accident can occur […]

Who is Liable in a Rochester Truck Accident?

by William Mattar | April 9th, 2019

A Rochester truck accident can be a terrifying experience for everyone involved. When your car makes contact with something that is many times larger, you never know what the results will be. New York State is a no-fault state, which means that car accident expenses are paid by the car owner’s insurance. But a truck […]

Do the Number of Syracuse Truck Accidents Increase in Winter?

by William Mattar | February 21st, 2019

In order to help reduce the number of truck accidents that happen on Syracuse roads, it may help to examine the reasons why accident numbers may tend to increase. Reckless Truck Drivers Truck drivers should know the federal laws governing how long they are allowed to be on the road before they have to take […]

Can I Sue the Semi Truck Driver’s Employer for My Injuries?

by William Mattar | February 18th, 2019

Truck accidents can wind up being some of the most complicated types of road accidents. This is because of their particularly unique chain of responsibility. When you get into an accident with another car, the process is generally, relatively straightforward. But when it comes to a truck accident, negligence is not always easy to pin […]

I was Injured After a Syracuse Truck Accident. Do I have a Case?

by William Mattar | January 18th, 2019

Syracuse is a busy place with trucks and other types of traffic at all hours of the day and night. Many drivers do their best to avoid being involved in an accident with a truck. Sometimes an unfortunate series of events can take place and you can wind up being part of a truck accident. […]

I Was Injured After a Buffalo Truck Accident. Do I Have A Case?

by William Mattar | December 21st, 2018

The city of Buffalo is well-known for its heavy volume of truck traffic that travels around the city. Buffalo is the home to several nationally known companies that ship products from their Buffalo plants to locations around the world. With that much truck traffic going on, it there are sometimes accidents involving other motor vehicles. […]