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Defective Seatbelt Lawyer
San Diego, California

Our award-winning defective seatbelt accident lawyers in San Diego, CA, can help victims of malfunctioning seatbelts with medical care and funeral arrangements. Seatbelts save lives, but seatbelt defects can cause severe injury and even death in the event of an accident. Our law firm will win your case, or you don't pay a penny. If you or a loved one were injured due to a defective seatbelt, our experienced attorneys are here to help with your personal injury or wrongful death claim.

Defective Seatbelt Accident Attorney in San Diego, California

Defective Seatbelt Accident Lawyer San Diego CA Gingery Hammer Schneiderman LLPSeatbelts are a requirement throughout California. Undoubtedly they have saved thousands upon thousands of lives and are necessities to those who want that extra protection while traveling. However, there are still several problems that can exist with seatbelts, one of which is a defective seatbelt. Defective seatbelts can cause the occupant to be thrown out of a motor vehicle in a crash, or keep an occupant from being able to get out of a motor vehicle that may be at risk for fire among other serious issues.


A seatbelt in a motor vehicle can be defective for a variety of reasons, the top few include:

  • Seatbelt Unlatching During Crash
  • Seatbelt Refusal to Unlatch
  • Broken Seat Belt Buckles/False Latch
  • Excessive Seatbelt Slack
  • Seat Belt Mounted to Door
  • Lap Only Seat Belts
  • Seatbelt Improperly Attached


  • Massive Head Trauma
  • Brain Injuries
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Paralysis
  • Loss of Limbs/Amputation
  • Back Injuries
  • Neck Injuries
  • Broken Bones
  • Bruising
  • Lacerations
  • Shoulder Belt & Spool Out Injuries
  • Disabilities
  • Coma
  • Decapitation

Please contact us, the San Diego defective seatbelt accident lawyers at Gingery Hammer & Schneiderman LLP to schedule a free case consultation. We provide legal representation to seatbelt malfunction clients throughout San Diego, CA and the surrounding area.


Accidents happen in the blink of an eye, but seatbelts are supposed to save us. A defective seatbelt can turn a fender-bender into a fracture and any of these more serious accident types into something worse:

Defective-Seatbelt Accident Attorney San Diego CA Gingery Hammer Schneiderman LLP

Gingery Hammer & Schneiderman LLP provides sound legal advice, guidance, resources, and representation to defective seatbelt accident clients throughout San Diego California.

Personal Injury Practices

Bicycle Accident

Bicycle accidents should never be taken lightly because the injuries sustained could be severe. If you were injured in a preventable bike crash, contact us today for a free consultation. Our experienced bicycle accident attorneys will help you obtain the maximum settlement award.

Car Accident

If you’ve been injured in a car accident caused by a speeding, negligent, or impaired driver, you deserve full compensation. Schedule a free consultation with a reliable car accident attorney today. We’re dedicated to ensuring justice for our clients.

Catastrophic Injuries

Catastrophic injuries can cause blindness, deafness, or other disabilities that will impact victims for their entire life. If you or a loved one has experienced a life-altering injury, don’t hesitate to consult a catastrophic injury attorney to file and pursue a claim.

Motorcycle Accident

Almost 50 percent of all motorcycle accidents lead to a catastrophic or fatal injury. Motorcycles can be dangerous, and drivers should be held accountable for negligence. If you have been injured in a motorcycle crash, give us a call to secure the compensation you deserve.

Pedestrian Accident

People are seriously injured and killed every day by negligent drivers in pedestrian areas and while crossing roads. If you have been hurt in an accident as a pedestrian, call Gingery Hammer & Associates, LLP to see if you’re eligible for monetary compensation.

Premises Liability

Whenever you are injured on someone else’s property, the property owner can (and should) be held accountable for all your injuries. We’ll handle your premises liability claim and ensure that you are rightfully and fully compensated by the property owner for your injuries.

Truck Accident

Commercial truck drivers must be held to a higher liability standard than other drivers on the road due to the sheer size of their vehicles. If you were injured in a collision with a semi, delivery truck or any other commercial vehicle, call us today to file a claim.

Wrongful Death

Compensation for wrongful deaths can help grieving families get the help they need during an emotionally devastating time, and provide financial stability for the dependents’ futures. Call our firm today, and let us seek justice for the loss of your loved one.

Wildfire Lawsuits

Our injury lawyers are determined to help victims of wildfires who have suffered injuries or property loss. If you have questions about the cause of a San Diego County fire and how you can receive compensation, contact Gingery Hammer & Associates, LLP today.

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