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NHTSA Reports Increase in Automobile and Motorcycle Fatalities

by | November 18th, 2013

November 18, 2013 More organizations than ever before are working to raise awareness of highway dangers, but a new study indicates the number of traffic accident fatalities rose last year. The New York Motorcycle Accident Attorneys with William Mattar Law Offices explain that a large portion of the fatalities included those traveling by motorized bike. […]

Fatal New York Motorcycle Accident Caused by Drowsy Driver

by | September 20th, 2013

September 20, 2013 Drowsy driving is considered a serious risk to motorists on the roads and highways in the United States. A study conducted by the National Sleep Foundation concluded that roughly 60 percent of adult American drivers reported getting behind the wheel of vehicles while drowsy. More than one-third of those individuals admitted to […]

Report Shows No Change In The Number Of Motorcycle Accidents

by | May 23rd, 2012

According to the Governor’s Highway Safety Association, no progress has been made to slow down the number of serious and fatal motorcycle accidents in New York.

Rescue Crew Drops Car on NY Motorcyclist After Crash

by emallernee | September 2nd, 2011

September 2, 2011 On Thursday first-responders allegedly dropped a Ford Taurus on a Brooklyn, New York motorcyclist who had just been hit by the car and drug nearly 30 feet down Loring Avenue. The accident occurred after the 21-year-old City College student returned home to grab something that he’d forgotten on his way to school. […]

NY Motorcyclists 37 Times More Likely to Be Killed in Crashes

by emallernee | June 22nd, 2011

June 22, 2011 New York state officials held a press conference at Crossings Park in Colonie, New York, on Tuesday to warn motorcyclists about the risks on the road. This heightened awareness comes in light of the growing popularity of motorcycles in New York; TimesUnion.com reports that 28 percent more New Yorkers hold motorcycle licenses […]

2 Die in Town of Wales Motorcycle Crash

by emallernee | June 13th, 2011

June 13, 2011 Two 29-year-old residents of Alden, New York, died early Sunday morning in a one-motorcycle crash on Big Tree Road in the Town of Wales. Officers told The Buffalo News that the motorcycle’s male driver appears to have lost control of the bike around 4:15 a.m. before hitting a guardrail. Both he and […]

Amherst Motorcycle Crash on I-290 Ends with Double Fatality

by emallernee | June 10th, 2011

June 10, 2011 Two men died Tuesday night in an Amherst, New York, accident that involved multiple motorcycles on I-290 at the Niagra Falls Boulevard exit. The victims were reportedly riding with a cluster of nine or 10 other motorcyclists just before the accident. During the accident, two drivers lost control of their motorcycles. One […]

New York motorcycle accident claims one life

by William Mattar | October 19th, 2007

October 19, 2007 A New York motorcycle accident claimed the life of a driver Thursday night, according to the Times Union. State Police are still investigating the crash that happened on Interstate 787 around 10:30. The New York motorcycle accident happened just north of a junction with Route 378, which crosses the highway. Troopers are […]