Although car accidents are often caused by other drivers, sometimes a defect is to blame. For example, these vehicle parts and features have been the subject of past defective auto lawsuits:
- Electrical systems
- Ignition switches
When you purchase a vehicle, you rely on it to be reasonably safe. Human error causes more than 90 percent of all crashes and, as drivers, we don't really expect flaws in our vehicles to lead to an accident. Thousands of time a year, however, that’s exactly what happens.