Products Liability:

Defective Vehicle Parts

Defective car parts cause approximately 42,000 passenger fatalities per year. Examples of defective vehicle parts include:

  • Steering components that break causing the driver to lose control of the vehicle
  • Defective fuel system components, which can cause vehicle fires
  • Defective tires that can blow out unexpectedly
  • Wheels that break, causing the driver to lose control
  • Wiring system problems resulting in fires or loss of lighting
  • Accelerator controls that break or stick