William Mattar Ranked Among the 2021 Best Companies to Work for in New York

by William Mattar | May 28th, 2021

William Mattar law offices are thrilled to announce that the law firm has again ranked among the top employers in the state, landing on the list of 2021 Best Companies to Work for in New York.  Created by the New York State Society for Human Resource Management (NYS-SHRM) and Best Companies Group, the annual list […]

What is the Difference Between a Scooter and a Moped?

by William Mattar | May 28th, 2021

It is easy to see why many drivers may choose a scooter or moped over a standard motor vehicle. Scooters and mopeds are a fun and unique form of transportation. Maybe you are interested in one of these two-wheeled vehicles but are not sure how they differ. Please keep reading to learn more about scooters […]

How Do Most Motorcycle Accidents Happen?

by William Mattar | May 22nd, 2021

When motorcycle accidents happen, the effects can be devastating. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), motorcyclists are roughly 27 times more likely than people in passenger cars to die in a traffic accident per miles traveled. Several factors can lead to a motorcycle crash, and some are more prevalent than others. Please continue […]

Illegal Dirt Bike/ATV Riding on Public Roads

by William Mattar | May 21st, 2021

Accidents between cars and dirt bikes/ATVs occur frequently. Riding a dirt bike or ATV on certain roadways, such as highways and residential streets, is illegal in New York, yet some riders choose to take their off-road vehicles onto public roads, sometimes resulting in accident injuries or even deaths. Continue reading to learn more about the issue […]

William Mattar Wins 2021 Golden Gavel Award For “How Cool” Television Commercial

by William Mattar | May 10th, 2021

We are pleased to announce that William Mattar has won a 2021 Golden Gavel Award for his “How Cool” 30-second television commercial. The annual Golden Gavel Awards, hosted by The National Trial Lawyers, recognize the top law firm advertisements of the year. Attorney William Mattar accepted the award during this year’s National Trial Lawyers Summit […]

William Mattar Launches Be Nice Look Twice Campaign to Promote Motorcycle Safety Awareness

by William Mattar | May 3rd, 2021

William Mattar law offices launched its Be Nice Look Twice SM motorcycle safety awareness campaign to remind all drivers to be extra cautious as motorcyclists return to New York’s roads this spring. Accident lawyer, William Mattar, created this campaign to help reduce the number of accident injuries and fatalities involving motorcycles by encouraging motorists to […]

Raising Awareness and Here to Help You During Riding Season and Beyond

by William Mattar | April 30th, 2021

By William Mattar Spring is in the air. Go outside on a Saturday afternoon, and it will not be long before you hear the “Vroom” of a motorcycle engine in the distance. You know that deep, guttural sound that seems to carry for miles. After a long Western New York winter, that is just music […]

Does a Distracted Driving Ticket Affect Insurance? 

by William Mattar | April 23rd, 2021

Distracted driving can have severe consequences. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), an estimated 3,142 lives were lost in distracted driving accidents in 2019. Because of distracted driving concerns, states across the country have declared cell phone use illegal while driving. If you were pulled over for texting and driving or another type of […]

Shifting Gears Into Spring – A Time to Ride

by William Mattar | April 19th, 2021

(William Mattar, P.C., 6720 Main St., Williamsville NY – Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome). Springtime is a time of possibility and rebirth. The ever-looming cloud cover that came over the region in October finally dissipates. The blistering wind replaced by a soft, balmy breeze. I like this time of year because sunlight […]

Tips to Help Prevent Distracted Driving

by William Mattar | April 16th, 2021

Distracted driving can be deadly. Every year in the U.S., thousands of people die in accidents involving distracted drivers. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 2,800 people were killed, and an estimated 400,000 people were injured in distracted driving crashes in 2018. The consequences of distracted driving may seem overwhelming. Continue reading to […]