What is a Major Cause of Death in Motorcycle Accidents?

by William Mattar | May 20th, 2020

Motorcycle accidents can result in serious injuries or death. In 2018, out of the 36,560 people killed in traffic accidents on America’s roads, nearly 5,000 were the result of motorcycle accidents. Read on to learn about some of the major causes of death in motorcycle accidents. Head-On Collisions One possible cause of death in motorcycle […]

How do Bicycle Helmets Protect the Head in an Accident?

by William Mattar | May 14th, 2020

If you ride a bike, you have probably worn a bicycle helmet. You may have even fallen off your bike once or twice. Head injuries resulting from a bicycle accident are no joke and can result in serious debilitation or even death. With that being said, it is almost always a good idea to wear […]

Do Grass Clippings Contribute to Motorcycle Accidents?

by William Mattar | May 7th, 2020

It’s no secret that motorcyclists face certain risks on the road. From other motor vehicles to animals crossing the road, motorcyclists can be put in precarious situations while traveling the roadways. One unexpected thing that could cause motorcycle accidents is grass clippings on the road. How can Grass Clippings Affect a Motorcyclist? Motorcycles generally only […]

Attorney William Mattar Launches Motorcycle Safety Awareness Campaign

by William Mattar | May 4th, 2020

In support of Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month this May, William Mattar law offices is launching a new motorcycle safety awareness campaign, urging all drivers to be extra cautious as motorcyclists come out of hibernation and head back onto New York’s roads. In an effort to help reduce the number of motorcycle accident injuries and fatalities, […]

What Happens After a Deposition in a Car Accident Case?

by William Mattar | April 28th, 2020

If you have been injured in a car accident and have decided to pursue a claim against the at-fault driver, you may be wondering what the legal process entails. In fact, you may have been called to give a deposition. This is part of the discovery phase of the lawsuit, and it is natural to […]

Attorney Annabelle Gao Joins William Mattar Law Offices

by William Mattar | April 24th, 2020

William Mattar law offices is pleased to welcome Annabelle Gao, Esq., to the firm’s attorney staff at its principal location in Williamsville, NY. Ms. Gao grew up in Ontario, Canada, where she graduated from McMaster University, receiving an Honors Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science. Ms. Gao went on to earn her Juris Doctor […]

William Mattar, P.C. Welcomes Attorney Karen Curtin

by William Mattar | April 23rd, 2020

William Mattar law offices is pleased to announce Karen Curtin, Esq., has joined the firm’s attorney staff. She will focus her practice in the firm’s litigation department helping individuals injured as a result of motor vehicle accidents. A life-long resident of Western New York, Ms. Curtin received her B.A., with Honors, from Canisius College, and […]

How Long After a Car Accident can Whiplash Occur?

by William Mattar | April 21st, 2020

If you have ever been in a car accident, you may have sustained whiplash, which is a common injury. The symptoms of whiplash may not appear right away. Not treating a whiplash injury can have consequences, and it should be taken seriously. What Causes Whiplash? Whiplash is an injury to your neck, which may impact […]

What are the Leading Causes of Fatal Car Accidents?

by William Mattar | April 16th, 2020

Even with yearly improvements in car safety, fatal car accidents still occur. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), in 2018 nearly 37,000 people were killed in car accidents. Fatal car accidents occur for a variety of different reasons, but there are some car crash circumstances that are more common than others. By […]

William Mattar Law Office Attorney F. David Rusin to Present at Applying the Rules of Evidence Webinar

by William Mattar | April 9th, 2020

On April 15, 2020, F. David Rusin Esq., of William Mattar law offices will present at a National Business Institute webinar entitled, “Applying the Rules of Evidence: What Every Attorney Needs to Know.” The webinar will take place from 10:00 am to 1:15 pm, and Mr. Rusin will provide an overview on two topics, including […]