Consider Employing A Personal Injury Attorney When Car Safety Features Fail
Automotive crashes seem to incline steadily every year. Distracted driving, hazardous road conditions, and various other elements contribute to these accidents, but when airbags or other safety features fail during a wreck, grave and severe injuries can occur. Brain injuries, broken bones, and even loss of life are all possibilities. Vehicle or part manufacturers might share the blame, or a single entity may become held at fault.
Medical and rehabilitation costs can spiral out of control quickly, especially if you are out of work while the recovery is taking place. You may be entitled to compensation to cover these and other costs, so contact our office for a free case review to see what your legal options are for offsetting these expenses. Our attorneys have over 100 years of combined legal experience, and the firm is prepared to fight and make the responsible parties pay for their negligence. You will always receive our undivided attention, and we will go above and beyond to ensure that your customer service expectations become exceeded with our work ethic and dependability.
Malfunctioning Or Defective Seat Belts Have Life-Altering Consequences
Lap belts were eliminated and replaced with the combination lap/shoulder straps that we know today. The design is essential for keeping you securely in the driver or other seats, but when the unit fails, impacts with the steering wheel, dash, or windshield are frequent, and in some cases, individuals even become thrown from the car. Proving that the safety mechanism is to blame for the injury is not always cut and dry though. The representatives of these companies will do everything in their power to discredit your claim, and they might try to prove negligence on your part to avoid paying a settlement. Don't become taken advantage of in your weakened state, put our proven and reputable team on your side to combat these advances.
Failing Anti-Lock Brakes Cause Injuries Too
With airbags garnering so much media attention and attracting more and more controversy by the minute, it is easy to forget that our cars have multiple other safety devices that can fail as well. Anti-Lock brakes are one component that may become lost in the shuffle, but they should not because they are an essential part of safe traveling and stopping. You may be entitled to compensation from mechanics, manufacturers, or other parties if a failure happens. Our attorneys will perform a thorough investigation and recover insurance adjuster, police, and witness reports to form a plan for proving fault. Failing brakes can lead to hitting another car in the rear end, which almost always ends with a citation being given to the driver of the car in the back. This action can lead to complications arising in the legal proceedings, but we will do everything in our power to get your sought-after results for the case.
Seek Help When Air Bags Fail To Deploy
The main question is, why did the airbag not inflate? Once again, this might not be the easiest thing to answer. Relays, switches, canisters, and various other intricate moving parts play a role in airbag functionality. One or more organizations may share fault, and having a personal injury attorney on your side to sort out the mess is essential for the claims success. Don't wait to seek help, as memories and recollections of the accident can become hazy. Once your health has been fully cleared, take action sooner, rather than later, to get the compensation that you deserve.