Archives for November 2014
by: Lynn A. Toops, Attorney
In 1998, a law was passed that required all cars and light trucks sold in the United States to have air bags on both sides of the front seat to help protect passengers from injuries in the event of an accident. No doubt countless lives have been saved by these devices. However, four recent deaths and numerous injuries related to the deployment of air bags have raised some questions about the manufacture of these devices and passenger safety.