Automotive Defects

The trial attorneys at Houston, Texas based Ramsey Law Group have extensive experience as lawyers successfully handling automobile defect injury cases. Any defect in the design or manufacturing automobile or automobile component parts can pave the way towards enhanced risk on the part of the vehicle’s manufacturer, and ultimately lead to serious injury or death of the driver, passengers and even drivers or passengers in other cars involved in the accident. Manufacturers of automobiles have a high standard to uphold in ensuring the safety of the drivers of, and passengers in, the autos they make. Failing to uphold this standard by defective designs and defectively-manufactured automobiles can have catastrophic consequences. The frequency of automobile recalls tells part of the story, but not the untold story of the serious design, manufacturing and warning defects in millions of cars on the road today.

Every year thousands of people across the globe become a victim of defective automobile engineering that leads to untimely death, disfiguration, paralysis, severe burns, amputations, traumatic brain injuries, and damages beyond belief. The automotive defecttrial attorneys at Ramsay Law Group have extensive experience in seeking, and obtaining, compensation for all those who have been a victim of automotive defects. The firm has the required expertise along with much needed scientific, analytical, engineering and medical resources in order to build a strong case against astrictly-liable automobile manufacturer.

Critical Areas

The automotive industry has the required potential and resources to manufacture effective crash worthy vehicles but economic considerations often overpower the safety of the consumers. Automotive defects may be of varied types including rollovers, defective tires, fuel systems, airbags, seatbelts, crashworthiness, wheel failures and many others. There are various factors that contribute to the overall safety of the vehicle. Emphasis should be put on key safety areas in order to avoid any mishap.

  • Airbags:Failure in timely deployment or deployment with excessive force can result in injuries, disfigurement and death.
  • ESC: Electronic Stability Control, which is aimed at improving the driver’s ability to easily handle the vehicle under worst circumstances helps prevent loss of control and rollovers.
  • Tires: Delamination and detread are the most common types of tires defects found in vehicles, which involvesinner separation of steel belts from the outside tread.
  • Fuel System: Any defect in fuel system can be dangerous. There might be possibility of a post-collision fuel-fed fire causing serious injury or death to the occupant and destruction of the vehicle as well.

By using state of art safety measures in vehicles, manufacturers can considerably reduce the failures to adhere to the current state of the art design and manufacturing techniques, or failing to use safer alternative feasible designs leads to serious injury or death. The trial lawyers at Ramsey Law Group will prosecute and protect your rights when an automobile manufacturer fails to live up to their required standard.

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If you have been a victim of automotive defects or have lost loved one due to a vehicle or automotive component part defect, call or e-mailthe Automotive Defect Injury Attorneys at Ramsey Law Group today and let us protect your legal rights so you can focus on the most important thing – rebuilding your life. To schedule your appointment, give us a call at 1-888-335-7477.