Defective automobiles are dangerous and have injured many people. Fighting major corporations can be hard and you should make sure you hire the right law firm. Woods & Woods has fought major corporations since 1985 and we have successfully represented thousands of injured people.
We offer free legal consultations to anyone who has been injured by a defective automobile. Give us a call and we can talk about your potential defective automobile lawsuit for free. You can learn about your legal rights and ask questions as no cost.
Below are some of the most common types of defective automobile lawsuits. However, there are many other defective automobiles and defective parts lawsuits currently. If we think you may have been injured by a defective automobile, we can investigate further into your claim.
Chevrolet Camaro Lawsuit
The General Motors ignition switch debacle has affected thousands of Camaros. Many people may have been hurt by ignition switches that turn the car off while driving. General Motors has issued recalls for many different model years of Camaros. Read more about Chevrolet Camaro lawsuits here.
GM Truck & SUV Brake Failure Lawsuits
Several General Motors trucks and SUVs are alleged to have defective braking systems. A lawsuit in California alleges that GM knowingly installed defective braking systems in up to 212,000 Cadillac, Chevrolet, and GMC trucks and SUVs. Read more about GM brake class action lawsuits here.
Mazda 3 Fire Lawsuits
Mazda has been sued for building a defective product. A jury in Alabama awarded $10 million to the victims after they found the muffler was sharp and wearing into the gas tank. At this point there is no answer as to how many Mazda 3’s are defective. Read more about Mazda 3 fire lawsuits here.
Defective Semi Trucks
Semi trucks aren’t always as safe as everyone assumes. Many semi trucks have been designed unsafe. Semi trucks also pose serious risks to drivers in accidents from things such as unsecured loads. Rollovers pose a serious risk because many semi trucks don’t have rollover cages. Read more about defective and unsafe semi truck lawsuits here.
Toyota Acceleration Crashes
Toyota acceleration crashes may have injured many people. Toyota has already agreed to pay $1.1 Billion for previous acceleration lawsuits. At this point there is no clear answer how many people have been hurt by these possibly defective automobiles. Read more about Toyota acceleration lawsuits here.
Many consumers are driving recalled vehicles and don’t even know it. If you were injured by a defective car that was recalled, you may be able to recover for your injuries. Recalled vehicles can potentially be dangerous to drivers, passengers, and other cars around them on the road. Read more about recalled vehicles here.
Volkswagen Diesel Emission Lawsuits
There is a set test that vehicles must be able to perform and their emissions are monitored during the test. Volkswagen figured out how to cheat the emissions tests and outfitted their as many as 11 million diesel vehicles with software that circumvents EPA emission tests. Read more about Volkswagen diesel emission lawsuits here.