GM Sued Over Cadillac Airbag Failure In Fatal Fla. Crash

Law360, Miami (June 26, 2013, 4:17 PM EDT) -- General Motors Corp. was sued in Florida state court Monday in connection with the 2011 death of a woman who was killed when a tractor trailer slammed into her 2003 Cadillac CTS and its two airbags did not deploy.

The suit, brought by Kenneth Sobel as representative for the estate of his mother, Shirley Sobel, levies claims of strict liability and negligence against GM and South Florida dealer Williamson Cadillac Co., plus claims of negligence against East Penn Manufacturing Co., which owned the truck, and its...
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