Chicago, IL asked in Products Liability for Illinois

Q: I was injured in an accident (single car) when my car's airbag didn't inflate. A month later, the car manufacturer

issued a recall for this very reason. Can I sue them for my injuries since this seems to have been a known defect with the vehicle?

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1 Lawyer Answer
Steve McCann
Steve McCann
  • Consumer Law Lawyer
  • Chicago, IL
  • Licensed in Illinois

A: It is very possible, but an attorney must know additional details about your situation to give you an answer with more certainty, as these are often difficult cases to prove. That said, I would recommend organizing all information you believe is relevant to this situation, including pictures, medical records, and recall documentation, and consulting with an attorney individually.

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