Tag Archives: Airbag Recall
JPML Establishes Multidistrict Litigation for Lawsuits Over Chrysler and GM Airbag Inflator Ruptures
The U.S. JPML has ordered all airbag inflator rupture lawsuits filed over ARC airbag components used in GM and Chrysler vehicles consolidated before one federal judge for pretrial proceedings.
Airbag Explosions Continue to Cause Deaths, Years After Faulty Inflators Recalled
The NHTSA urges consumers to check to see if their vehicle is affected by Takata airbag recalls, as faulty inflators continue to cause consumer deaths due to airbag explosions.
Ford Expedition, Lincoln Navigator Recall Issued After Engine Fires, and Ford Pickup Trucks Linked to Side Airbag Problems
Two Ford truck and SUV recalls have been issued over the risk of vehicle fires and defective airbags.
Over 400,000 Kia Vehicles Recalled Over Airbag Failure Defect
Nearly half a million Kia vehicles are being recalled due to an electrical problem which could prevent the airbags from deploying during an auto accident.
Volkswagen Atlas Recall Issued Over Airbag Deployment Problems
Problems with unexpected airbag deployments have led to the recall of about 50,000 Volkswagen Atlas vehicles.
Volvo S60, S80 Recall Issued Over Exploding Airbag Risks
More than 450,000 Volvo sedans contain defective airbags, which may rupture and explode, sending sharp metal or plastic shrapnel toward vehicle occupants.
Safety of Airbags in Another 30 Million Vehicles With Takata Inflators Under Investigation by NHTSA
Federal regulators are investigating another 30 million vehicles which may need to be recalled due to problems with Takata airbag inflators.
Ram Pickup Truck Side Airbag Explosion Risk Results in Recall For 212K Vehicles
A risk of randomly exploding side curtain airbags has led to the recall of more than 200,000 Ram trucks.
Side Airbag Manufacturing Defect Lead To Cadillac CT4 and CT5 Recall
General Motors is recalling 34,000 Cadillac CT4 and CT5 vehicles which may have improperly installed side curtain airbags that may not deploy correctly during an auto accident.
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Users of recalled Philips CPAP devices are continuing to report illnesses linked to exposure to toxic sound abatement foam.
A federal judge is raising questions about testing methods used in 3M earplug lawsuits being used to determine the value of plaintiffs' hearing loss claims.