Help With Crashworthiness And Passenger Injury Claims In Texas
Vehicle manufacturers are supposed to make vehicle components that protect passengers during accidents. Protecting passengers from impact, fires and ejection is critical to preventing catastrophic injuries and death.
When vehicles fail to provide protection in accidents, the results can be devastating. Accident victims and their families can seek damages from the negligent parties with the help of an experienced product defects attorney.
Located in Dallas, the law firm of Jerry D. Andrews, P.C., assists personal injury victims throughout Texas. Jerry D. Andrews has more than 20 years of experience, and is board certified in personal injury law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. We are prepared to help you and your family recover compensation for lost wages, medical bills, and pain and suffering.
Your Vehicle Is Supposed To Keep You Safe
In defective product cases, the main issues are typically manufacturing defects, design defects and failure to provide adequate warnings or instructions. We must determine the issues involved in your case so we can seek compensation from the responsible parties.
We represent people who have been injured due to problems with a vehicle’s:
- Seat belt retractor and latch failure
- Defective air bags
- Roof crush defects
- Fuel system fires
Any vehicle may have defective components, but larger vehicles such as trucks and SUVs pose an increased risk for causing injuries related to roof crush defects and fires from defective fuel systems. This is largely because these types of vehicles are top-heavy and prone to tipping and rolling over.