Long Island motorcycle dangers

by William Mattar | November 14th, 2018

Long Island motorcyclists can’t always avoid being involved in an accident but there are things they can do to increase safety and make quick but informed decisions while operating a motorcycle. Long Island has many beautiful motorcycle routes. Unfortunately, some dangers faced by Long Island motorcyclists  are caused by vehicle drivers. Top 5 Reasons for […]

Stay Prepared in the Event of a Syracuse Car Accident

by William Mattar | November 13th, 2018

While driving in and around the city of Syracuse, you may never know what type of traffic incident you can be involved in. It is best to always be prepared to handle just about any type of accident scenario and have the resources you need to remain safe until help arrives. First Aid Kit A […]

Roadway safety in Rochester

by William Mattar | November 5th, 2018

Keep Your Vehicle Properly Maintained A vehicle with bad tires and failing brakes will struggle to avoid an accident as easily as a vehicle that is properly maintained. Rochester drivers should invest in proper vehicle management. They should also take vehicles to a certified repair shop as necessary to make sure that all necessary repairs […]

Buffalo Schools are Back in Session

by William Mattar | November 5th, 2018

When it is time for the kids to go back to school, that means more pedestrians on the streets and school buses out twice a day. Buffalo-area school districts do a great deal of busing, and that means that the likelihood of motorists getting into accidents may increase. As a responsible driver, you want to […]

Seniors may have lasting pain after a Buffalo car crash

by William Mattar | October 17th, 2018

When a vehicle slams into another vehicle, the inertia of opposing forces can compel the driver and passengers to propel rapidly forward and backward in less than a matter of seconds.  The force of a car crash can cause serious injuries to the musculoskeletal system. It can also generate powerful pressure on the back and […]

Who is at Fault in a NYC Pedestrian Accident?

by William Mattar | October 12th, 2018

Pedestrians have the right of way when they are legally crossing a street in New York. So who would be at fault if a car hits a pedestrian? There are some laws in New York State that are very clear when it comes to a car hitting a pedestrian. Who would be at-fault in this […]

Some NYC Drivers exhibit these poor driving habits

by William Mattar | October 11th, 2018

Are you a NYC driver who occasionally tailgates, texts while driving, exceeds the speed limit or neglects to use their turn signal? If so, you are not alone. Checklist for Poor Driving Habits Stop and think about how you drive your vehicle in NYC. How many of these bad driving habits do you practice? Tailgating […]

How to Prevent a Syracuse Parking Lot Accident

by William Mattar | October 9th, 2018

The city of Syracuse, NY usually has a lot of activities and events going on any given day or night. As a busy city, Syracuse has plenty of work day traffic that is constantly moving in an out of its parking lots. As a college town, Syracuse college sports bring in people from all over […]

The Aftermath of a Long Island Motorcycle Accident

by William Mattar | October 9th, 2018

According to the New York State Department of Health, approximately 166 people die in motorcycle crashes each year on New York public roads. Not only that, but approximately 11 people are treated for motorcycle accident injuries in New York State every day. Motorcycle accidents happen for many reasons ranging from motor vehicle negligence to careless […]

What can I do if I was a passenger in an NYC car accident

by William Mattar | October 8th, 2018

No-fault auto insurance covers drivers in NYC and throughout the state of New York. These policies pay for some accident-related damages regardless of which driver is “at-fault”. In most cases, passengers suffering injuries have 30 days from the time of the accident to file a claim. It is important to note that a no-fault insurance […]