Seatbelts 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 defective seatbelt is most likely to result in serious catastrophic injuries and even death to unsuspecting victims.
When a defective seatbelt is to blame for injuries or death in a motor vehicle crash then both the manufacturer and automakers may be held legally responsible. At Gingery Law Group PC we provide exceptional legal services and may be able to file a personal injury or wrongful death claim on your behalf. When a claim is filed, a victim or family member of a victim may be entitled to monetary compensation that can include: medical expenses, loss of income, future loss of wages, property damage, mental anguish, pain and suffering and much more.
Injuries associated with defective seatbelts include:
Please contact me, Roseville auto accident attorney Lorraine Gingery today to schedule a free case consultation. I provide legal representation to clients throughout Roseville, CA and the surrounding area.
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