Parilman & Associates – Helping Those Affected by Takata Airbag Failures
A recall of a certain type of airbag has swept across the United States. While initially thought to effect only a small number of vehicles, it has since been found that this airbag is in over 100 million vehicles across the nation. If injured by this airbag in an accident it is pertinent to seek legal action against the manufacturer through an experienced attorney.
Takata Airbags and its Issues
Airbags manufactured by the company Takata have been found to malfunction if involved in a car crash. This major car part supplier’s airbags were installed in numerous cars from 2002 until 2015. It has been found that the propellant wafer loaded metal cartridge can ignite upon impact and explode, sending a metal shrapnel spray into the passenger area of the vehicle. Many people have been injured from such shrapnel while a few others have even been killed from it.
Takata Airbags Lawsuit
These airbags have been recalled and must be replaced by the year 2019. Many car owners have received letters in regards to the recall and there are many websites where owners can inquire if their car contains the defective airbag. Many suits have been filed by those that have already been injured by this defective product, which is supposed to be a life-saving device. Contact Parilman Law if you or a loved one have been affected by this defective airbag and wish to hold Takata accountable, 800-391-8000.