Have You Been Injured by a Defective Takata Airbag?
A class action lawsuit for Takata airbags has been filed as a result of injury and death from faulty airbags used in many vehicles on the road today.
According to the New York Attorney General, at least 14 people have died and more than 200 have been injured in the United States from these Takata airbags.
Many auto manufacturers have agreed to a Takata airbag settlement payout fund from which you may be entitled to compensation if you or a loved one has been injured or died as a result of a Takata airbag explosion.
Frequently Asked Questions about Takata Airbag lawsuits
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What vehicles were affected by the Takata airbag recall?
The Takata airbag recall includes vehicles manufactured by Ford, Nissan, Honda, BMW, Mazda, Subaru, or Toyota between 2000 and 2010 – many of which were equipped with dangerous airbags that exploded.
Why are the Takata airbags so dangerous?
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), “long-term exposure to high heat and humidity can cause these air bags to explode when deployed.” Consumers should expect to not be harmed by equipment intended to protect them.
Is the Takata airbag settlement real?
Yes. Even though Takata has filed for bankruptcy, attorneys general across the nation have held auto manufacturers accountable for this dangerous equipment. The experienced attorneys at Belluck & Fox can help to determine whether you are eligible for compensation.
What should I do next?
Those who have been injured or lost a loved one because of a Takata airbag explosion should reach out to Belluck & Fox attorneys immediately for a free consultation on your legal options.
Why should I choose Belluck & Fox?
Belluck & Fox is a nationally recognized law firm that fights for its clients and their families as if they were our own. We don’t just know the law, in many cases we helped to write it. When you work with us, you start your journey with one of our firm’s partners, and have regular access to them or one of our experienced attorneys throughout the entire process. We have secured over $1 billion in verdicts and settlements holding corporations accountable.