Seat belts are a vital part of any vehicle's safety systems, but they are only effective when worn properly and free of defects. When seat belts are defective and fail, serious injuries and death can result in a motor vehicle accident. If you or a loved one has been injured, or you have lost a family member due to a defective seat belt, it is crucial to have an experienced attorney handling your case.
At Seidman Margulis & Fairman, LLP, we have more than 30 years of experience representing injury victims in Chicago and throughout Illinois. We have the skills and knowledge necessary to achieve successful outcomes for our clients in seat belt injury cases. To discuss your case with an attorney from our firm, call us at 312-445-9034 or toll free at 888-837-3275.
Holding Negligent Parties Accountable In Defective Seat Belt Cases
Our firm will thoroughly investigate your accident in order to determine the cause of your injuries and the source of the seat belt defect. There are a number of defects that can lead to a malfunctioning seat belt, including:
- Failure to lock
- Seat belt latch failure
- Defective button
- Torn seat belt
When a seat belt fails during an accident, the injuries can be as severe as if the driver or passenger was never wearing a seat belt in the first place. We understand the devastating effects seat belt defects can have on injury victims and their families, and will seek the full compensation you deserve for your damages.
For a free initial consultation regarding your restraint system failure case, contact a lawyer from our firm today.