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New York Town Upgrades Infrastructure to Help Prevent Pedestrian Accidents

by | January 15th, 2014

January 15, 2014 Walking near roadways not designed to accommodate pedestrians can be extremely hazardous, especially for children. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimate that, in 2010, one in five children between the ages of five and nine years old who were killed in motor vehicle collisions were pedestrians. The Rochester Pedestrian Accident […]

Rochester Pedestrian Accident Lawyers Discuss Safety Improvements

by | November 22nd, 2013

November 22, 2013 The New York Department of Motor Vehicles reports that a total of 21,969 collisions between vehicles and bicycles or pedestrians were recorded last year. The Rochester Pedestrian Accident Lawyers with William Mattar Law Offices explain officials in Livingston County are hoping to reduce this number by launching a new transportation project aimed […]

Rochester Officials Working to Improve Pedestrian Safety

by | November 11th, 2013

November 11, 2013 The safety of pedestrians traveling along roadways is becoming a major concern for officials in New York, considering more than 16,000 motor vehicle collisions involving pedestrians in the state last year alone. The Rochester Pedestrian Accident Lawyers with William Mattar Law Offices say one pedestrian crash served as a catalyst for city […]

Rochester Pedestrian Accident Leaves Victim Hospitalized

by | August 28th, 2013

August 28, 2013 Drinking and driving presents a serious hazard to all who are near an intoxicated motorist. The Rochester Pedestrian Accident Lawyers with William Mattar Law Offices say one drunken driver’s actions resulted in a collision that left a pedestrian injured. An article published in the Post-Bulletin explains the incident occurred at approximately 10 […]

Woman Sentenced for Causing Rochester Pedestrian Accident

by | February 6th, 2013

Feb. 6, 2013 A New York woman was sentenced last Tuesday for her involvement in a hit-and-run Rochester Pedestrian Accident. According to WHEC 10 News, the incident happened in November 2011, along Thurston Road in Rochester, New York. Court documents show the victim was exiting her vehicle after parking along the street when she was […]

Focus On School Zone Safety As Children Head Back To Class

by | August 31st, 2012

August 31, 2012 School will be back in session in Rochester next week and that means drivers need to be vigilant during the morning and afternoon commutes for children in or near the street. According to the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, numerous organizations, including police and local county school boards, are working to prevent pedestrian accident. […]

7-Year-Old Rochester Boy Killed When SUV Plowed into Play Field

by emallernee | May 11th, 2011

May 11, 2011 Dozens of elementary school children were playing kickball outside Rochester, New York’s Thomas Ryan Community Center on Monday afternoon when an SUV veered off the road and into the play field, killing a 7-year-old boy and injuring an 8-year-old boy. A student at School No. 33, the 7-year-old had just made a running […]

Woman severely injured in Rochester pedestrian accident

by William Mattar | November 11th, 2010

November 11, 2010 The Wall Street Journal reports that a woman was critically injured after being run over by a bus in a Rochester pedestrian accident. The 64-year-old victim was crossing the street in a cross walk when a bus, making a left hand turn, struck her and dragged her. The victim had to undergo surgery […]