Auto Defects

Cambridge Injury Attorneys

Defective cars and other motor vehicles cause many injuries and deaths each year. Persons injured in a car accident as a result of auto defects may be eligible for damages from the manufacturer or other liable party. It is important to speak with an experienced products liability attorney to learn whether a lawsuit or claim is viable.

At Clark, Hunt, Ahern & Embry, our Massachusetts attorneys handle injury cases arising from defective automobiles. We are trial lawyers with in-depth knowledge of tort law, insurance companies and the auto industry, all factors in the development of strong defective products cases. In addition, we consult extensively with highly-regarded experts and specialists who help identify the defect and determine the degree to which it contributed to our client's injuries. Resources such as these are significant contributors to favorable outcomes in these cases.

Examples of Auto Defects

Defects in cars and other vehicles include:

  • Fires because of gas tank or electrical defects
  • High centers of gravity that can lead to rollovers
  • Roofs that collapse during rollovers and other types of accidents
  • Airbag failure
  • Seat belt failure
  • Tires that blow out

Our lawyers work closely with clients, learning their stories and identifying the best possible venue for the auto defect claim. We try cases in state and federal courts, represent clients in settlement negotiations and at alternative dispute resolution sessions, and help them deal with insurance companies. Whatever legal strategy we develop, clients can be assured that we will be their strong advocates from the start of their cases through appeals.

Contact Clark, Hunt, Ahern & Embry to schedule a free initial consultation with our Boston auto defects lawyers. Call 617-494-1920. We take injury cases on a contingency basis, charging no fee until we recover damages on your behalf.