Driving is one of the most dangerous activities Americans partake in on a regular basis. Statistics estimate that more than 40,000 people die each year due to car accidents. That makes car crashes the number one cause of death for persons between the ages of two and 34. While tire defects do not occur often, when they do, they create the potential for a very serious accident to occur.
If you or someone you know has been involved in a car accident caused by defective tires, you may be eligible to receive compensation for your losses. Contact the Oklahoma tire defect lawyer of the Abel Law Firm today to speak with an attorney about your legal options. Call (405) 239-7046 today to schedule a free initial consultation from the most experience firm in car defect and malfunction law.
Common Tire Defects
Tire defects can occur during any time, including during the design process, manufacturing, distribution, selection, installation, or maintenance. Various factors can affect a tire’s reliability and road worthiness, including:
- Its design
- Compatibility with vehicle
- Proper installation and mounting
- Routine maintenance
Depending on the source of your tire’s defects, a number of parties may be liable for your losses. If successful, a personal injury claim can help you win compensation for losses such as medical expenses, pain and suffering, property damage, lost wages, or the wrongful death of a loved one. Our Oklahoma tire defect lawyers can help you determine what steps to take following a motor vehicle accident.
To learn more about your legal rights and entitlements, contact an Oklahoma tire defect attorney from the Abel Law Firm. Call (405) 239-7046 to speak with an experienced attorney who can help you determine your legal options.