GM Hit With Suits Over "Dangerous" Cars

Law360, New York (August 24, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Auto giant General Motors Corp. has been hit with four lawsuits in a Texas federal court by family members of motorists who died or were seriously injured behind the wheel of the company's “unreasonably dangerous” vehicles.

The suits, filed by attorneys from the Tracy Law Firm in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas, allege GM's cars were not “reasonably crashworthy” or fit for foreseeable accidents.

According to the complaints, the motorists were wearing their three-point seat belts when they were involved in...
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