Connecticut Auto Defect Attorneys
Fighting for the Compensation You Deserve
At RisCassi & Davis, P.C., we have handled claims against manufacturers
and sellers of automobiles and trucks for defects that have injured or
killed the occupants. In particular, our auto defect lawyers in Connecticut
have been involved in claims involving sudden acceleration, braking failures,
and transmission systems, absence of a gear shift interlock, vehicle rollover,
and injuries from airbag deployment.
*Although airbags have saved lives, some may be unreasonably dangerous
to certain people and when they deploy in certain types of accidents.
In some instances, airbags have injured occupants when they deployed in
low-speed collisions, accidents in which the occupants would have been
far safer had there been no airbags.
Holding Manufacturers Accountable
Some of our claims against vehicle manufacturers have been based upon a
lack of proper and adequate warnings and instruction, whether on the vehicle
or in the owner’s manual. Under Section 52-572q of the Connecticut
General Statutes, this is an additional basis on which a vehicle may be
We have also handled litigation involving negligent maintenance or repair
of vehicles, resulting in injury. These claims differ somewhat in that
they are not based upon strict liability for a defective product, but
upon carelessness in the servicing or repair of the vehicle.
To get started, we invite you to call us at (860) 245-2412 or fill out our online contact form. Remember that our Connecticut auto defect lawyers will never charge any
legal fees unless we are successful on your behalf.