Airbag Recall Widens to 34 Million Cars as Takata Admits Defects
By DEE-ANN DURBIN DETROIT — General Motors issued a new recall of 1.5 million vehicles Monday, part of an effort to assure buyers that it’s moving faster to fix safety defects in its cars and trucks. In a video message to employees posted Monday, CEO Mary Barra said the new recall resulted from a push … Continued
By DANIELLE IVORY and RACHEL ABRAMS The families of people killed or injured in crashes involving General Motors cars that had a deadly ignition switch defect will have an extra month to submit claims for payment under G.M.’s victim compensation program. Kenneth R. Feinberg, who administers the compensation fund, has decided to extend the deadline … Continued
Posted from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Media-only contact: Karen Aldana, 202-366-9550, Public.Affairs@dot.gov (Note: Corrects vehicle list provided with advisories of Oct. 20-21) Vehicle owners can call our Safety Hotline: 1-888-327-4236 WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration urges owners of certain Toyota, Honda, Mazda, BMW, Nissan, … Continued
Six local attorneys will be at the Georgia Legal Services Program offices at 6602 Abercorn St. from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Friday to answer questions involving civil law only. The attorneys, legal services attorneys along with members of the Savannah Bar Association, are part of the “Ask a Lawyer Day” program sponsored by the … Continued
Paul Painter of Painter Law, LLC became a new slated officer for the 2011-2012 Savannah Trial Lawyers Association. This honorable position was noted in the Savannah Morning News’ Newsmakers section of the paper over the weekend: Lawyers’ association installs new officers Honor/Award: The Savannah Trial Lawyers Association new slate of officers for 2011-2012 includes: Paul … Continued
Kia and Hyundai are recalling 1.9 million vehicles for faulty brake light switches. Product failure creates very dangerous conditions.