Practices


Seat Belt Manufacturer Pays in Defective Buckle Fatality

April 20, 2007 - The manufacturer of a seat belt buckle settled recently for an undisclosed amount in an Alabama lawsuit filed following the death of a truck driver during a collision. Read More


$4 Million Awarded in Lawsuit against Wal-Mart

April 19, 2007 - Montgomery County jury awarded $ 4M in favor of Carolyn Thorne against Wal-Mart Corporation. Mrs. Thorne was severely injured and paralyzed in a car accident shortly after having her car... Read More


Defective Seatbelt Buckles

April 4, 2007 - Between 2002 and 2004, seatbelt manufacturer Indiana Mills and Manufacturing, Inc. (IMMI) manufactured and sold seatbelt buckles for use in heavy trucks and school buses. Read More


Attorney Presses to Recall Seat Belts

January 31, 2007 - A Montgomery lawyer will ask a vehicle safety company to recall 15,000 defective seat belts; despite the company's contention the buckles meet federal safety guidelines. Read More


Jere Beasley Presses to Recall Seat Belts

January 30, 2007 - A Montgomery lawyer will ask a vehicle safety company to recall 15,000 defective seat belts, despite the company's contention the buckles meet federal safety guidelines. Read More


IMMI Defective Seat Belt Case Settles

January 29, 2007 - Mr. Freeman, a truck driver, was killed when he was ejected from the large truck (tractortrailer) he was driving on an Alabama highway back in 2005. IMMI was the manufacturer of a seat... Read More


Airbag safety tips

September 25, 2006 - The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) says frontal airbags have saved thousands of lives since the federal government started to require this safety feature on all... Read More


Ford Recall Because of Fire Risks

November 16, 2005 - Ford Motor Company is recalling more than 225,000 vehicles because of fire risks. Vehicles involved in the recall are from the 2005 model year and include the Crown Victoria, Lincoln Town... Read More


Jury Awards $43.7M in Ford Crash

May 20, 2005 - A jury awarded more than $43.7 million to the family of a 74-year-old man who died when his Lincoln Town Car caught fire after it was struck from behind. Read More


Ford misled regulators on SUV Data

April 30, 2005 - Ford Motor Co misled U.S. regulators about the safety of the roof on its Explorer sport utility vehicle during rollover crash tests. Read More


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