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Automobile software defects refer to errors or flaws in the software used in vehicles, which can lead to malfunctions or safety issues in the operation of the vehicle. These defects can affect various systems, including the engine, brakes, navigation, and more.
Liability can fall on various parties, including the vehicle manufacturer, software developer, component suppliers, or even repair facilities if they played a role in the defect. Determining liability may require a thorough investigation.
Proving causation typically involves gathering evidence such as expert testimony, data from the vehicle’s black box, maintenance records, and accident reports. An attorney with experience in such cases can help you establish this connection.
Yes, there is a statute of limitations that varies by jurisdiction. It’s crucial to consult with an attorney as soon as possible to ensure you meet any applicable deadlines.
The Lyon Firm aggressively, professionally, and passionately advocates for injured individuals and families against negligent individuals or companies to obtain just compensation under the law.
WRONGFUL DEATH: DISTRACTED DRIVER
(Brown County, Kentucky): The Lyon Firm was second chair a case involving a driver texting and driving when he crossed the median, killing a father of four. The case was resolved once discovery confirmed the cell phone records proved the texting-related incident. The settlement will pay for the surviving childrens’ education. The driver was likely facing additional criminal charges at the time of the settlement.
(Cincinnati, Ohio): The Lyon Firm was lead counsel in a $495,000 settlement. This case involved a motorcycle operator who sustained fractures of the calcaneus, talus, medial cuneiform, tarsal bones, and tarsometatarsal when a car ignored its driving lane and crossed into his right-of-way. Settlement provided repayment of medical bills of $20,000 and funds for future education to re-enter the work force in a less physically-demanding job.