Automobile defects can cause serious problems. If the wrong part of the vehicle fails at the wrong time, the danger of an accident can increase drastically. Generally, a vehicle should be recalled if a manufacturer finds a defect. Information about recalls is usually accessible on the internet, and manufacturers often inform their consumers by mail as well; however, the consumer cannot always be reached via mail for various reasons. It is a good idea to check recall information online every once in a while just to be safe.
However, because the manufacturer cannot always reach the consumer, and sometimes do not know that they should, defects can become a great danger to you and those around you. While a recall is generally done for minor reasons, it is certainly possible that the defect is incredibly dangerous.
There are a great number of ways in which an auto defect can become dangerous. Airbags can fail during a collision, causing injuries that you should not have sustained; brakes can fail, causing collisions. Due to the complexity involved in making and running automobiles, the number of things that can go wrong is very high.
If you have been a victim of auto defects, please contact the Sheboygan personal injury lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® at (920) 459-8000. Learn your rights, and get the representation that you deserve.