Practices

Cases Investigated

Beasley Allen is currently investigating cases involving serious injury or death resulting from defective airbags. However, our attorneys would like to investigate any claims of serious injury or death that may be the result of accident, assault, nursing home neglect or sexual abuse.

Millions still at risk from faulty Takata airbags

February 1, 2017 - Approximately 29 million vehicles in the United States are not as safe as they should be due to manufacturer error, involving a Takata airbag inflator exploding and causing injuries instead... Read More


One dead, four injured after truck hauling Takata airbag inflators explodes in Texas

August 29, 2016 - A truck hauling Takata airbag inflators filled with a volatile chemical compound exploded last week in a Texas border town, killing one woman and injuring four others. Takata confirmed that... Read More


Takata Airbags Blamed For 10th Death, Triggering Recall Expansion

January 27, 2016 - Japanese auto supplier Takata has added 5.1 million vehicles to its U.S. airbag-inflator recall, federal regulators said Tuesday. The manufacturer also disclosed the 10th death worldwide... Read More


Honda confirms eighth Takata airbag death, first case in California

June 22, 2015 - Honda and U.S. auto safety regulators on Friday confirmed an eighth death caused by exploding airbags made by Japanese supplier Takata Corp. Read More


Takata airbag recall explained by Beasley Allen shareholder Cole Portis on Ringler Radio

May 19, 2015 - The airbags have been linked to six deaths thus far, taking place mostly in Honda vehicles, likely due to the high number of Honda cars equipped with recalled Takata airbags Read More


Beasley Allen attorney Mike Andrews discusses the dangers of airbags in automobiles

April 9, 2015 - Today on the Beasley Allen Report, host Gibson Vance interviews fellow Beasley Allen attorney Mike Andrews about the dangers of airbags in automobiles. Read More


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


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


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


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