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What Should I Do If My Car Is Recalled Because Of A Faulty Safety Feature Such As Airbags

Recalls are more common for vehicle safety than ever before, it is important to stay up to date about recalls to ensure you and your families safety, with websites like http://www.recalls.gov you can quickly check if any recalls have been made on your motor vehicle.

What To Do If Your Car Is Recalled Due To A Faulty Safety Feature?

If there is a recall on your vehicle for a safety feature such as seat belts or airbags there are a few things a company can do to remedy the situation: Repair, Replacement, or Refund. A manufacturer may be able to repair whatever was causing the recall. Replacement of a part or for the full vehicle for a similar or identical motor vehicle may be done. Or a refund for purchased price, with some depreciation considered and taken from the original price may be in order.

After a Recall, Can I Take Legal Action If Injured?

If you were injured due to an aspect that was recalled on your vehicle you are able to take legal action. The recalls a business does is just one way of solving the problem, legal action is still available to remedy the situation as well. To determine specific State law requirements and laws about recall injury compensation or legal action, you should consult a personal injury lawyer.

Contact Your Chicago Personal Injury Lawyer

Specializing in personal injury and wrongful death cases, for over 50 years, Curcio Law Offices has proven experience to assist our clients and their families in the Chicago area for receiving justice for their cases. If you or a loved one have been affected by faulty safety features in a motor vehicle, please contact the Chicago personal injury lawyers at Curcio Law Offices in downtown Chicago or call for a free consultation 312-321-1111.