Criminal defense cases cover both criminal suits — charges brought by the government to punish an individual for an act classified as a crime — and civil suits — claims brought by individuals or organizations as a dispute over rights and duties.
There have been more and more injury cases in the news involving motor vehicle defects, especially various lawsuits over defective air bags. Recently, Toyota announced another recall of more than 160,000 vehicles because of faulty software that may prevent the air bag from deploying in a crash. More information on the recall is outlined in the US News article written by Alexa Lardieri
If you have suffered injuries in a crash where you believe the air bags malfunctioned, it’s extremely important to preserve the vehicle, especially the air bag control module. Contact a local personal injury attorney as soon as possible to discuss your options and to make certain as much evidence as possible gets preserved.