Ferrari Hit with $3.5M NHTSA Fine For Failing to Submit EWR Reports

Italian automaker Ferrari has been hit with a $3.5 million NHTSA fine for failing to comply with NHTSA regulations regarding submitting quarterly early warning reports (EWR reports) to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. According to the NHTSA press release, Ferrari failed to submit EWR reports for three years and did not report three fatal [...]

Defective Airbags Made by Takata Trigger Urgent, Massive Recall

More than 5.83 million vehicles in the U.S. are being recalled due to the defective airbags they contain, officials at the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced yesterday. According to this recall announcement, the owners of the vehicles impacted by this recall are urged to “act immediately” to avoid being harmed by these defective [...]

Reduce Tire Blowouts this Summer with Proper Tire Maintenance (Pt. 3)

Here we will wrap up our three-part blog Reduce Tire Blowouts this Summer with Proper Tire Maintenance.   While these tire maintenance tips can reduce your risk of car accidents, contact Cederberg Law if you need help getting compensation after car accidents. Final Tips for Making Tire Maintenance a Habit… Tip 4 – [...]

Reduce Tire Blowouts this Summer with Proper Tire Maintenance (Pt. 2)

Carrying on the discussion started in Reduce Tire Blowouts this Summer with Proper Tire Maintenance (Pt. 1), below we will continue highlighting some essential tips for making tire maintenance a habit and, as a result, minimizing your chances of experiencing tire blowouts and related car accidents. Checking tire tread and balancing your tires, two [...]

Reduce Tire Blowouts this Summer with Proper Tire Maintenance (Pt. 1)

Making proper tire maintenance a habit can reduce your chances of experiencing a tire blowout and, as a result, getting into car accidents. Each year, tire blowouts and other tire problems cause about 11,000 car accidents and about 200 fatalities in the U.S., reports the National Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) TireWise program. While [...]

Defective Vehicle Equipment Leads to GM Recalls of 13.8M Vehicles

While auto maker GM has been trying to turn its image and profits around since filing for bankruptcy in 2009, this company is facing increasing scrutiny and problems, as compounding reports of various vehicle equipment defects have led to GM recalls of more than 13.8 million vehicles in the U.S. To put this into perspective, [...]