Seat belts help prevent drivers and passengers from suffering serious injuries when they get into a car accident. Unfortunately, they do not always work correctly, failing to safely restrain the occupant in the event of a wreck. When a seat belt is defective, it can cause further injury by inflicting damage on the passenger or by not preventing injury from occurring. Car manufacturers are responsible for engineering vehicles that are safe to use and should be held accountable when any integral part, such as a seatbelt, poses a danger to those in the car.
If you have been injured by a defective seat belt, you may be able to hold the manufacturer liable for your medical expenses and other losses. Our Milwaukee seat belt defect attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® can provide you with proficient representation in order to help you get the compensation you need. A member of our legal team is available to discuss your situation today at (414) 271-0900.
A seat belt that works properly is supposed to preventing a person from hitting a hard interior surface or from being thrown out of the vehicle. However, defective seat belts may not provide this protection, especially if it malfunctions in the following ways:
When a seat belt malfunctions, the occupant could face severe physical injuries and expensive medical bills for which the manufacturer should be responsible.
If a defective seat belt caused you to be injured in an accident, a talented Milwaukee seat belt defect attorney of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ®, can provide you with qualified legal advice about your particular case. Call our office today at (414) 271-0900 for a free case evaluation.