Sunday, August 3, 2014
Lawsuit filed against GM claims for 29 deaths and hundreds of injuries
AboutLawsuits.com is reporting here that General Motors faces a new lawsuit filed on behalf of the families of 29 people who died in accidents allegedly caused by ignition switch defects, as well as 629 people who allege they suffered serious personal injury when the airbags in certain vehicles failed to open in a crash. The complaint was filed in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on July 29, seeking damages on behalf of individuals who are not eligible for a GM victim’s compensation fund, which begins taking applications today. Go here for the full story.