Despite efforts automobile manufacturers and government agencies' efforts to make to try to make car owners aware of recalls on their vehicles, the word doesn't reach everyone.
It goes without saying that airbags are installed in all new vehicles with the idea of saving lives. However, in the event of a defect in malfunctioning airbags, these safety devices can cause more harm than good.
As you drive your car, its tires are the only things making contact with the road. For this reason, it's imperative that they are in good working condition at all times. It only takes one defect to improve the likelihood of being part of an accident.
People owns vehicles for various reasons. One of the most common is that they need to get to and from work. Others use them for work itself, to get to school or simply for fun. Whatever the reason, it's important to take care of the vehicle so there are no issues. When a recall notice is given, you need to heed the warning and have the necessary repairs made in Tennessee.
There is never a good time to suffer a blow to the head, as this can result in serious injury, such as a concussion.
Representatives with the Center for Auto Safety (CAS) have petitioned the Naitonal Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to order Goodyear Tire and Rubber Co. to release previously sealed documents. They're hoping that by requesting that the records be made public, it will make it easier for victims affected by their allegedly defective tires to file lawsuits for damages in their products liability cases.
Like most people, there's a good chance you spend a good amount of time behind the wheel of your car. While you assume your vehicle will keep you safe at all times, you never know what could happen when you hit the road.
2018 may have just started, but some new auto models are already being recalled for serious safety hazards. It's important for those who have purchased these cars to know the risks they face.
Vehicles can be defective for numerous reasons. A design defect means it will never be safe, even when assembled properly. A manufacturing defect means mistakes were made during assembly that compromised an otherwise safe design.
Every component of your vehicle is essential to it running in the intended manner. However, some systems are more important to your safety than others. The brakes in your vehicle are a safety critical system.