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Safety Courses Help Prevent New York Bicycle Accidents

by William Mattar | August 14th, 2015

As traffic increases, more and more people are turning to bicycles as a primary method of transportation. But without experience riding a bike on a road, the New York bicycle accident lawyers at William Mattar Law Offices explain the undertaking can be extremely dangerous. That’s why many new cyclists are choosing to take a bicycle […]

What’s Being Done to Prevent DUIs in New York?

by | August 7th, 2015

Drunk driving continues to be one of the leading causes of accidents on New York roads. Reports from the New York Department of Motor Vehicles (NYDMV) show that in 2013—the last year drunk driving data is available—there were 8,368 New York car accidents related to driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Those crashes […]

Second victim dies after Wednesday’s New York car accident

by William Mattar | January 25th, 2008

January 25, 2008  A New York accident has claimed a second life, according to the Times Union. A driver crashed a vehicle into a barn, which flipped the vehicle and pinned the occupants inside.  Rescuers had to cut the New York car accident victims from the wreckage. The passenger was pronounced dead at the scene […]

Snow, slick roads cause multi-vehicle New York auto accident

by William Mattar | January 15th, 2008

January 15, 2008  The Interstate was backed up for miles after slick roads and snow caused several cars to slip off the road in a New York auto accident, according to the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle.  Officials said no one appeared to be injured and that traffic would be stalled but were called the scene […]

Several New York auto accidents in Monday’s winter weather

by William Mattar | December 4th, 2007

December 4, 2007 The winter weather on Monday was a factor in several New York auto accidents, according to The Observer-Dispatch. Police say a road was closed due to about 15 New York auto accidents with minor injuries in the vicinity on Monday. A woman was injured in a two-car New York auto accident when […]