Wrongful Death

Senator McCaskill calls out GM engineer; culture of cover up

Senator McCaskill calls out GM engineer; culture of cover up With the attorneys behind the law firm that unmasked the GM ignition switch scandal attempting to reopen their lawsuit, GM denies any fraudulent claims from the original proceedings. The video above is evidence the chief engineer, Ray DiGiorgio, lied multiple times under oath and the automaker […]

Lawsuit that prompted GM’s massive recall may live again

Lawsuit that prompted GM’s massive recall may live again When the Melton’s lost their daughter in 2010, they promised her justice. It was that investigation that led to the discovery of the faulty ignition switch and recall of more than 2.6 million General Motors (GM) vehicles earlier this year. Now Lance Cooper, the Melton’s attorney, wants to reopen […]

BREAKING: GM’s 2014 recall total expands to 11 million

BREAKING: GM’s 2014 recall total expands to 11 million General Motors (GM) is recalling almost three million more vehicles for faulty wiring, attributed to at least 13 accidents and two injuries. Thursday also saw four additional recalls for a variety of problems. The issue causes brake lights to turn on without applying the brakes, make […]

GM returns to bankruptcy court to stop recent lawsuits

GM returns to bankruptcy court to stop recent lawsuits When GM finalized their hasty bankruptcy claim in 2009, the transition to the “new” company included an increasingly important shield. While new GM accepts responsibility for incidents in vehicles created before 2009, the automaker is not accountable for any accidents before the filing. In an attempt […]

GM Recall 2014: What you may have missed

GM Recall 2014: What you may have missed By now, you’re undoubtedly aware of General Motor’s massive recall for multiple issues, including power steering and ignition switch defects. More than 2.5 million vehicles were recalled for problems with the detent plunger, a spring used to hold your key in place once inserted. A second recall […]

GM announces yet another recall involving compact car keys

GM announces yet another recall involving compact car keys For General Motors (GM), the week began with the promise of fixed vehicles and less scrutiny. Thursday, April 10, arrived and GM announced two of the engineers believed to be responsible for the ignition switch designs were suspended. With action finally being taken, the controversy surrounding […]

Officials question whether recalled GM cars are safe to drive

Officials question whether recalled GM cars are safe to drive In less than four months, General Motors (GM) recalled almost seven million vehicles; about the same number the automaker recalled throughout the past four years combined. The bulk of the recalls come from a faulty ignition switch linked to popular compact car models, including the […]

GM defect discovered by engineer searching for answers

GM defect discovered by engineer searching for answers The day before Brooke Melton turned 29 in 2010, her 2005 Chevy Cobalt stalled while driving. She was able to maneuver the powerless vehicle off the road and later had it “fixed” by the dealership. The next day, her car unexpectedly shut off again, this time causing […]

GM’s bankruptcy terms challenged in the wake of recent recall

GM’s bankruptcy terms challenged in the wake of recent recall On April 2, 2009, Grace Ellen Elliot, a 13-year-old resident of Knox, Pa., was on her way home with her grandmother, Esther Matthews, after visiting relatives. Less than a mile from their destination, the car unexpectedly swerved into the other lane. The head-on impact claimed […]

GM’s bankruptcy terms challenged in the wake of recent recall

GM’s bankruptcy terms challenged in the wake of recent recall On April 2, 2009, Grace Ellen Elliot, a 13-year-old resident of Knox, Pa., was on her way home with her grandmother, Esther Matthews, after visiting relatives. Less than a mile from their destination, the car unexpectedly swerved into the other lane. The head-on impact claimed […]

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