Who is at fault for my Albany Rideshare Accident Injuries?

by William Mattar | June 17th, 2019

Choosing a rideshare company like Uber or Lyft is an increasingly popular option among Albany residents. What Happens if I’ve Been Involved in an Albany Rideshare Accident? If you’ve been involved in a car crash, no matter the circumstances, it’s important to seek medical attention, even if you feel fine. Soft tissue injuries, like whiplash, […]

What you Need to Know About Suffering a Brain Injury in a Car Accident

by William Mattar | June 12th, 2019

You don’t have to be involved in a multi-car pile-up vehicle accident on a busy interstate to suffer a life-changing brain injury. Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs), can happen if a solid object hits your head hard enough to cause injury to the brain. Some brain injuries are “penetrating” head injuries (cracked skull or something pierces […]

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? […]

Teach New Teen Drivers the Dangers of Distracted Driving

by William Mattar | June 10th, 2019

Of course, any parent who has tried to teach their teen good driving habits will tell you that teenagers consider themselves experienced, “safe” drivers as soon as they get their driver’s license. How can parents make an impact on their new teen drivers regarding the dangers of distracted driving? Is that even possible? Distracted Driving […]

What to look for in a New York City Pedestrian Accident Lawyer

by William Mattar | June 7th, 2019

If you are ever involved in a New York City pedestrian accident, you are instantly put into a very complicated situation. It is a very delicate situation that requires the right kind of personal injury attorney. Experience You should never hire an attorney who does not have experience in handling cases for New York City […]

What Motorcycle Safety Technologies Are in the Works?

by William Mattar | June 5th, 2019

Motorcycle drivers in New York may be safer on the roadways thanks to enhanced features and improved technologies on newer model bikes. From anti-lock brakes to automatic clutch and shift, bikes are getting away from a fully manual driving experience with features similar to cars that allow the driver to concentrate less on operating the […]

Rear End Accidents occur in New York City

by William Mattar | June 3rd, 2019

One moment, you’re driving along the busy streets of New York City and the next, bam! You’ve been rear-ended in an auto accident. The streets of New York are full of stop-and-go traffic and plenty of distractions, sometimes leading to rear-end car accidents. In fact, these are some of the most common types of accidents […]

Some Causes of Buffalo Motorcycle Accidents

by William Mattar | May 31st, 2019

Choosing to ride your motorcycle along the winding roads of upstate New York or commuting to your Buffalo job downtown can be both fun and a great way to reduce your carbon footprint. But drivers on bikes can be more vulnerable to serious accidents when on the road, especially when a car or larger truck […]

Some Dangers of Summer Driving in Syracuse, NY

by William Mattar | May 30th, 2019

Syracuse attracts thousands of tourists every summer as well as New Yorkers choosing to take advantage of the city’s many enjoyable attractions. Home to the Great New York State Fair, Syracuse will not only be packed with people this summer but it will also be packed with vehicles, teen drivers and pedestrians. The chance of […]

Why You May Want to Increase the SUM Limits on Your Car Insurance Policy

by William Mattar | May 29th, 2019

What is Supplemental Uninsured/Under Insured Motorist Car Insurance? New York drivers must carry supplemental uninsured/under insured motorist car insurance (SUM) to protect themselves if they are involved in a car crash with a driver who is under insured or uninsured. Although SUM coverage is a part of all NYS auto insurance policies, many drivers may […]