American consumers should be able to trust that the vehicles they buy are safe to drive and use on a regular basis. Unfortunately, sometimes manufacturers are negligent in the design and/or construction of their vehicles, leading these vehicles to become dangerous for consumers. One of the most dangerous defects a vehicle could have is tire defects. Because tires are essential to the proper and safe driving of a vehicle, when they malfunction due to a defect, the effects can be traumatic.
If you or a loved one has suffered in an auto accident because of a tire defect or malfunction, you might be due financial compensation for your injuries or expenses. Contact an experienced Fort Lauderdale tire defect lawyer of the Winston Law Firm, P.A., today at 954-475-9666 to discuss your options.
There are many ways that a tire can become defective, but most stem from design or construction errors. Some of the more common, and dangerous, tire defects that are regularly reported in the U.S. include:
- Tread separation
- Tire blowouts
- Tread cracks
- Ply separation
All of these defects can make a tire dangerous and can increase the chances of an innocent driver being involved in a car accident. If this happens, the driver may be able to collect a monetary award from the responsible party.
If you or someone you love has been injured in an auto accident due to a tire defect, contact a qualified Fort Lauderdale tire defect lawyer today by calling the Winston Law Firm, P.A., at 954-475-9666. Our legal team is prepared to effectively handle cases such as this.