Toyota, Honda among those involved in Takata airbag lawsuit
Japan-based automotive parts corporation Takata has been sued over millions of potentially dangerous airbags. Several automobile manufacturers such as Toyota and Honda were also named in the lawsuit for their involvement in hiding the potential defects from consumers.
The defective airbags have been recalled and affects nearly eight million vehicles around the globe. At least four deaths and dozens of injuries have been caused by Takata’s defective airbags. In the event that a vehicle with Takata’s defective airbags is involved in an accident, fatal metal bits may strike vehicle passengers upon airbag deployment. The lawsuit filed in a Florida court stated that Takata is responsible for informing the public regarding the extremely hazardous safety issues in the vehicles.
If you suspect that your vehicle accident injuries were caused by a defective vehicle part, it may be wise to consult a personal injury attorney. If you find yourself in a similar situation in Iowa, our attorneys at LaMarca Law Group, P.C. may be of great help to you. Find out more about how we can help guide you through the legal process of obtaining compensation by calling 877-327-2600 today.