Product Liability

Does My Car Have Defective Airbags?

by William Mattar | January 6th, 2022

Airbags are an essential vehicle safety feature. When airbags are defective, the consequences can be severe. One of the largest airbag recalls, the Takata airbag recall, has been tied to 250 reported injuries and 15 deaths.   There are many reasons you may suspect your airbags are defective—maybe you were in a collision, and your airbags failed to deploy, or […]

What Does Product Liability Mean?

by William Mattar | July 14th, 2021

“Product liability” refers to laws that protect consumers against unsafe or defective products. Essentially, the companies and manufacturers that make dangerous products can be held liable for damages that result. Product liability can be a complex subject, and there are many different types of product liability cases, including those involving defective auto parts. Product Liability […]

Takata Airbag Recall Expanded

by William Mattar | October 23rd, 2015

Several months ago, approximately 19 million cars in the United States were recalled due to defective airbags manufactured by Takata Corp. Now, it seems as though the recall may be expanding. The New York car accident lawyers at William Mattar Law Offices explain the original recall only involved driver and front-seat passenger airbags capable of […]