Airbag Defects Lead to Recall of Nissan Vehicles

More than 54,000 2012 Nissan Versa units have been recalled by Nissan due to defective airbags. According to a CBS report, these vehicles have airbags that may unexpectedly deploy when the door is shut forcefully. Nissan North America points to the degradation of the connector pins side impact sensors. The unexpected deployment of the seat-mounted…

Court Finds Target Liable for Trip and Fall Accident

If you happen to accidentally trip and fall in a retail store, you may want to consult a personal injury lawyer particularly if it resulted to serious injuries. An 83-year-old woman was shopping in a Target store in Escondido, California, in 2014. She was walking down an aisle when she tripped over a stepladder that a…

Craftsman Table Saws Sold By Sears Recalled for Injury Risks

According to USA Today, a 10-inch Craftsman table saw (model number 137.415030) sold exclusively by Sears has been recalled for being an injury hazard. The portable saw comes with a foldable black metal stand which has the tendency to collapse unpredictably, posing an impact injury hazard to the user. About 46,000 of these units have…

Restaurant Manager Hit and Suffers Brain Injuries

A 33-year-old restaurant manager of a pizza restaurant in Orange County suffered traumatic injuries to his brain after he was brutally assaulted by two men. Garret Petersen who manages Thunder Burgrz Pizza, on Main Street in Huntington Beach, refused to give the suspects free pizza. They then jumped on Petersen and beat him until he was…

Dash Cams and Car Accident Lawsuits

Oftentimes, some details of a vehicular accident may get overlooked or people may have different interpretations of the incident. Sometimes people leave out information intentionally or even tell a lie. To help uncover the truth, you need a dash cam. What are Dash Cams? Dash cams are small video cameras, and they’re usually mounted on…

Congress New Laws Preventing Justice for Victims of Corporate Misconduct

In its bid to protect corporate campaign donors, Congress has been working to pass 2 new laws that will provide more protection for corporations against class-action lawsuits. House Rule 986, which supporters dubbed the “Fairness in Class Action Litigation” law is also referred to as an “Erin Brokovich killer” by critics. The other law, House…

Car Crash in Blythe Emphasizes Importance of Safety Restraints

When inside a vehicle, fastening your seatbelt should already be an instinctive habit for your own safety. A truck accident in Blythe, CA which occurred just over a month ago further emphasizes this point. What Happened in the car crash? The accident happened late around 11 PM, when Barbara Emard was driving her 1998 Ford…

Lawsuits Hold Apple Liable for Car Accidents

Do you text and drive? It’s not exactly uncommon and according to the US DoT there are about 1.5 million people who are texting behind the wheel at any given moment. But you need to stop this habit. It’s just as dangerous as driving while drunk. In fact, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety…