Recreational Vehicles (RVs) are unique when compared with other motor vehicles. They are large vehicles designed to take the comforts of home life on the road. The technology that makes it possible to travel with a kitchen, bedroom and living space can be a blessing. However, it can also contribute to a number of risks…
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Recall and Safety for Recreational Vehicles
Warning: Ignition Defects Spur Another Major GM Recall
General Motors has issued a massive auto defect recall for about 3.4 million cars because the ignition switches in these vehicles can move out of position if they are carrying too much weight. According to an ABC news report, GM issued a statement that the switches could rotate out of “run” if the key has…
Truck Driver Pleads Not Guilty In Tracy Morgan Bus Accident
The Wal-Mart truck driver that slammed into comedian Tracy Morgan’s limo bus fatally injuring comedian James McNair has pleaded not guilty to the charges against him.
General Motors Recalls Chevy Camaros for Ignition Problems
General Motors is recalling just over a half a million Chevy Camaros due to the nagging ignition switch problems. GM has recalled over 14 million vehicles this year related to the issue.
Toyota Issues Repeat Recall For Dangerous Airbag Defects
Toyota issued another recall for 766,300 vehicles due to a dangerous airbag issue that could send shrapnel flying out of the front passenger airbag.
Four Bicyclists Injured in California AIDS/Life Cycle Bicycle Ride
Four bicyclists participating in the annual AIDS/Life Cycle Bicycle Ride were struck by a pickup truck the morning of June 2, 2014 on Highway 1 north of Moss Landing. According to a KSBW news report, the accident happened near where Highway 1 intersects Struve Road. California Highway Patrol officers said the truck driver was attempting…
Red Light Cameras: California Law or California Hearsay?
Since the birth of the first red light camera ticketing system was put in place in 1993, there have been legitimate arguments for and against its effectiveness and legal applications. Drivers running red lights account for about 22% of traffic accidents in the U.S., according to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, and that number…
$100 Million Settlement Finalized in NuvaRing Defective Case
A settlement of $100 million has been reached involving Merck & Co. in response to faulty design and testing of their NuvaRing birth-control product.
California Auto Defect Lawyer Challenges GM CEO’s Defense of Automaker
Brian Chase, partner at Newport Beach California auto defect law firm BISNAR | CHASE, has challenged General Motors CEO Mary Barra’s defense of her company’s actions in connection with ignition defects linked to at least 13 deaths and 47 crashes. Chase was interviewed by The New York Times today in connection with the newspaper’s coverage…
Ford Recalls Cars and SUVs for Power Steering Defect
Ford is issuing 4 recalls for over 1 million vehicles in North America due to mainly issues with power steering that could result in an accident if not addressed.