Posted on behalf of Stephens, Anderson & Cummings on Jan 25, 2017 in Product Liability
The Takata airbag recall was recently expanded to include more than 652,000 vehicles from 13 carmakers.
Defective Takata airbags have caused 16 deaths around the world, including 11 in the United States, and injuries to 180 people.
The recall already… Read More
Posted on behalf of Stephens, Anderson & Cummings on Jan 20, 2017 in Auto Accidents
Founding partner Jason Stephens was quoted in an article published last night on Reuters.com about the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's (NHTSA) decision not to order a recall of the Tesla Model S.
Stephens pointed out that the NHTSA decision… Read More
Posted on behalf of Stephens, Anderson & Cummings on Jan 18, 2017 in Product Liability
Volkswagen (VW) has decided to settle civil and criminal allegations stemming from the emissions cheating scandal involving approximately 590,000 diesel vehicles in the U.S. VW will pay $4.3 billion, $2.8 billion for criminal penalties and $1.5 billion… Read More
Posted on behalf of Stephens, Anderson & Cummings on Jan 16, 2017 in Auto Accidents
Texas has led the nation in wrong-way crashes for several years. In recent weeks, the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) started adding signs, advanced sensors and other features to freeways in Tarrant County to try to reduce these collisions… Read More
Posted on behalf of Stephens, Anderson & Cummings on Jan 11, 2017 in Auto Accidents
There was a decrease in distracted driving accidents involving electronic devices after the state's ban on texting and driving took effect, according to new statistics from the Oklahoma Highway Safety Office.
In a nine-month period after the law took… Read More
Posted on behalf of Stephens, Anderson & Cummings on Jan 09, 2017 in Insurance Lawyers
If you were injured in a car accident, you should report it to your insurance company as soon as possible.
Your insurer will assign an insurance adjuster to your claim. This person will ask you for information on all parties involved, the damaged property… Read More
Posted on behalf of Stephens, Anderson & Cummings on Jan 04, 2017 in Dangerous Drugs
In December, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) confirmed that taking the type 2 diabetes drug pioglitazone, also known as Actos, can increase patients' risk of developing bladder cancer.
The FDA announced this conclusion in a drug safety communication,… Read More
Posted on behalf of Stephens, Anderson & Cummings on Dec 27, 2016 in Personal Injury
More than 100 public school teachers who lost their licenses due to allegations of sexual abuse of students are still working in schools today, according to a year-long investigation by USA TODAY.
Reporters reviewed educator licensing and misconduct… Read More
While hazards like uneven roads, potholes and leaves have little effect on cars, these obstacles are much more difficult for motorcyclists to navigate, creating a higher risk of an accident.
These accidents pose a serious threat to riders' safety because… Read More
Posted on behalf of Stephens, Anderson & Cummings on Dec 15, 2016 in Auto Accidents
Drivers double their risk of an accident if they get behind the wheel after getting just five or six hours of sleep, according to a new report from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.
This is particularly alarming given the fact that 35 percent of… Read More
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