Ind. Appeals Court Revives Ford Air Bag Warning Suit

Law360, New York (September 23, 2009, 1:43 PM EDT) -- An Indiana appeals court has overturned a lower court's award of summary judgment to Ford Motor Co. in a failure-to-warn suit brought by the parents of a child who suffered serious brain injuries after being struck by the air bag of a 1997 Ford-150 pickup truck.

In a 2-1 ruling Monday, the Court of Appeals of Indiana remanded the case to the trial court, saying that a genuine issue of material fact remained as to whether Ford breached its duty to warn and whether its breach,...
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