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NHTSA fines Honda $70 million for failing to report auto-related deaths, injuries

January 8, 2015 - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) says a recent audit of Honda Motor Co. revealed the company failed to report more than 1,700 deaths and injuries as required by... Read More


Beasley Allen files class action lawsuit on behalf of Honda owners affected by defective Takata airbags

November 5, 2014 - Lawyers from Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, P.C., along with co-counsel, have filed a class action lawsuit for economic losses related to potentially defective airbags... Read More


GM ignition switch victim compensation fund notes 192 death claims in latest report

October 29, 2014 - The latest report released by General Motors (GM) victim compensation fund administrator Kenneth Feinberg lists 30 eligible death claims. There has been a total of 192 death claims... Read More


GM victim compensation fund update lists 29 eligible death claims related to defective ignition switch

October 22, 2014 - The latest report released by General Motors (GM) victim compensation fund administrator Kenneth Feinberg lists 29 eligible death claims. There has been a total of 184 death claims... Read More


Exploding Takata air bags prompt urgent warning to drivers from U.S. auto safety regulators

October 21, 2014 - UPDATED: U.S. government officials have issued an urgent warning to 7.8 million drivers about the potential dangers posed by air bags made by Takata Corp., which can explode with excessive... Read More


Bessemer jury returns $9.9 million verdict to families impacted by Mazda fire

October 20, 2014 - Jury determines auto manufacturer was at fault in fuel-fed fire that seriously injured Sydney McLemore and killed Natalie Hurst as a result of Mazda design flaw. Read More


Latest GM victim compensation fund report lists 24 eligible death claims; 165 filed to date

October 7, 2014 - The latest report released by General Motors (GM) victim compensation fund administrator Kenneth Feinberg lists 24 eligible death claims. There has been a total of 165 death claims... Read More


Beasley Allen, Toyota trial team recognized as finalists for 2014 Public Justice Trial Lawyer of the Year

August 4, 2014 - Four attorneys from Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, P.C., were selected as finalists for the 2014 Public Justice Trial Lawyer of the Year award for their work on litigation... Read More


Honda customers asked to sign away automaker liability for airbag injuries, deaths

July 29, 2014 - Honda is pushing its dealers to get customers to sign documents acknowledging airbags in recalled vehicles are defective and may cause death or injury if the car is in a crash, and remove... Read More


Exploding airbags manufactured by Takata force millions of vehicle recalls

June 27, 2014 - The airbag does not deploy as designed. Instead, it actually explodes, propelling hundreds of shards of metal fragment – shrapnel – into the face and body of drivers and passengers. Read More


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