Chrysler Issues Vehicle Recall Due to Ignition Switch Problems

Chrysler Faces Older Model Vehicle Recall Due to Ignition Switch Problems Since February this year, General Motors has recalled over 30 million vehicles, about 20 million of which were older model cars that had ignition switch problems which caused numerous accidents, personal injuries, and deaths. Now, Chrysler has issued a vehicle recall for some of their older model cars, for a similar ignition switch problem. Chrysler Group LLC issued a vehicle recall covering 349,442 older model cars and SUVs, including the Dodge Charger, Dodge Magnum, … [Read more...]

Honda Issues Vehicle Recall Due to Takata Airbags

Honda’s Vehicle Recall Covers Thousands of Cars that Feature Takata Airbags Honda Motor Corp. has issued a vehicle recall covering 63,200 cars due to a defect in the driver’s side airbag, which is manufactured by Takata. Takata’s airbags have led to numerous vehicle recalls recently, covering over 16 million cars worldwide. Honda’s models under the vehicle recall are CR-V, Civic, Brio and Amaze, model years 2012-2015, which are mostly sold in the Asian market. However, other vehicles in the recall are in Europe, Latin America, and Africa. … [Read more...]

Product Liability Update: Collapsed Roofs

South Carolina Personal Injury Attorneys To protect individuals in a rollover, maintaining survival space is extremely important.    It is the free space around an individual that is free of intrusion during an accident. This is where a victim would be able to survive the accident. A roof is the main part of the structural support of an automobile or SUV.  IT is a critical aspect in keeping people safe. Catastrophic and severe injuries can occur can occur if a roof collapses during an accident, either from a failure of the side rails, or … [Read more...]

Army Reservist Pulls Newberry Deputy from Burning Car

WISTV reported that an Army reservist rescued a Newberry county deputy from a burning car in Silversteet on Wednesday. According to the report, the accident occurred at approximately 8:15 am when the deputy was patrolling near Highway 34 and 121. Something caused the deputy’s car to run off the road. He hit a tree, and the impact caused a fire. Lucky for the deputy, an Army reservist was driving by and saw the car in flames. He was able to pull the deputy out of the burning vehicle, saving his life. The deputy went to Palmetto Richland … [Read more...]