• New Takata Airbag Death Reported in Texas

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 12-Apr-2016

    Last month, a 17-year-old driver of a recalled 2002 Honda Civic was killed after a Takata airbag ruptured during a rear-end collision in Fort Bend County, Texas. According to U.S. regulators, this accident marks the tenth fatality linked to an airbag defect that has prompted a worldwide recall of millions of vehicles. Nine of these ...
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  • Saab and Saturn Models are Recalled Due to Defective Airbag Inflators

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 23-Feb-2016

    Recently, General Motors has recalled roughly 200,000 Saab and Saturn models throughout North America due to defective airbag inflators. These products, Takata air bag inflators, are to be replaced. To help you decide whether you should take action, we have listed the recalled models below: Saab 9-3 automobiles from the 2003-2011 models Saab 9-5 cars ...
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  • Faulty Air Bags Behind Mercedes-Benz Recall

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 04-Feb-2016

    Mercedes-Benz is the latest in a list of auto manufacturers recalling vehicles over airbag malfunctions. According to a report posted by the company on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) website, the automaker has recalled 126,000 vehicles in the U.S. over a defect in the airbag control unit. The malfunction either causes the airbags ...
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  • Most Devices Distract Drivers Up to 27 Seconds

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 28-Jan-2016

    Most people are aware that talking on a cell phone while driving is unsafe, but did you know that car infotainment systems can be just as distracting? In a study conducted by University of Utah researchers for the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, it can take up to 27 seconds to regain full attention after ...
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  • Texas Woman Killed in Head-On Collision with 18-Wheeler

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 15-Jan-2016

    A 43-year-old Mexia woman was tragically killed last Friday night in a head-on collision with an 18-wheeler driven by a state prison inmate. The accident occurred on Highway 7 at County Road 181, east of Marlin, at approximately 5:10 p.m. The woman was travelling eastbound in a 2015 Nissan Versa when she was struck by ...
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