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- Faulty Airbag Injury Compensation Claims Information
- What Are the Most Common Kinds of Airbag Injuries I Could Claim For?
- How Common Are Faulty Airbag Injury Compensation Claims?
- Why Should I Trust Tylers Solicitors to Represent My Airbag Injury Compensation Claims?
- Am I Entitled to Claim Following a Faulty Airbag Injury?
- Airbag Injury Compensation Calculator
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Faulty Airbag Injury Compensation Claims Information
If you’ve been involved in a road traffic accident (RTA), and your airbag has failed to deploy, you may be entitled to claim compensation. You can also claim faulty airbag injury compensation if your airbag has deployed when it shouldn’t have done. Overall, airbags are great pieces of safety equipment which have helped to save lives in all manner of road traffic accidents. However, if they aren’t fitted correctly, or the airbag itself is faulty, then they can lead to serious injuries and even wrongful death. Here at Tylers Solicitors, we can help you to claim faulty airbag injury compensation claims following any kind of RTA.
What Are the Most Common Kinds of Airbag Injuries I Could Claim For?
There are dozens of injuries you could suffer due to faulty airbags. Whether they’ve failed to deploy during a road traffic accident, or they’ve deployed when they shouldn’t have done, airbags can cause a range of serious injuries. Some of the most common injuries include airbag burns, facial issues (including eye infections, hearing loss and cosmetic problems), broken bones, head and neck injuries and even wrongful deaths in some cases.
How Common Are Faulty Airbag Injury Compensation Claims?
Injuries caused by faulty airbags aren’t common, but they can be extremely serious. As an essential health and safety feature, airbags in vehicles are (or should be) rigorously checked before being installed into your car. If, for any reason that wasn’t your fault, you’ve suffered an injury due to faulty airbags, we are here for you. Whether you’ve suffered a faulty airbag injury while driving or as a passenger, simply get in touch with Tylers Solicitors today!
Why Should I Trust Tylers Solicitors to Represent My Airbag Injury Compensation Claims?
Here at Tylers Solicitors, our experienced team have helped people across the UK to get the compensation they are entitled to. Whatever kind of injury you’ve suffered due to a faulty airbag, we are here for you. Whether you’ve suffered a minor injury, serious health concern or even in the event of a wrongful death, we can help you to get the compensation you are entitled to.
Am I Entitled to Claim Following a Faulty Airbag Injury?
If you’ve suffered an injury due to a faulty airbag that wasn’t your fault, we are here for you. So long as your injury wasn’t your own fault, you should be entitled to claim compensation. In some cases, even if you are the one to blame for a road traffic accident, you may be able to claim for a faulty airbag not providing you the security you need. If you’re wondering whether you’re entitled to claim for compensation, simply get in touch with Tylers Solicitors today.
Airbag Injury Compensation Calculator
The amount of compensation that you may be entitled to receive depends on a range of different factors. The most important factors are how severe your injuries are and to what extent these injuries can be blamed on the airbag. If an airbag deployed which caused your injuries without an associated road traffic accident, you are likely to have a stronger case and seek a higher level of compensation. If you’re curious about how much compensation your faulty airbag injury could be worth, use our simple faulty airbag injury compensation calculator below!
Burned by Airbag Combustion Compensation Amounts
|When your airbag deploys, it is possible for the speed of the deployment, or issues with the combustion, to leave you with noticeable burns. These burns can be relatively minor, but in some cases, they can leave you with permanent scarring and even long-term health conditions. A faulty airbag can deploy with too much pressure, or combust during deployment, which can easily lead to serious burns. The amount of compensation you will be able to claim for depends on the severity of the burns and any long-term health conditions.|
|£1,360 to £85,340|
Facial Damage Following Faulty Airbag Deployment Compensation Amounts
|One of the primary benefits of airbags is that they protect your face and head during a road traffic accident. However, if these airbags are faulty, they sometimes will not deploy, or deploy in such a way that your head and face is unprotected. A faulty airbag can lead to a range of serious head and facial issues, including scarring, damage to teeth, jaw fractures, loss of hearing, eye injuries and more.|
|£1,360 to £307,000|
Chest Injuries Due to Faulty Airbag Deployment Compensation Amounts
|Some of the chest injuries you might suffer from following a defective airbag deployment (or lack of deployment) can be incredibly serious. In some cases, a faulty airbag during a road traffic accident can lead you to suffer from crushed lungs, broken ribs and more cosmetic issues like serious bruises or scarring. In some cases, chest injuries caused by faulty airbags can even life threatening or lead to long-term health conditions.|
|£3,150 to £131,620|
Wrongful Death Caused by Faulty Airbag Compensation Amounts
|In the worst circumstances, it is possible for a faulty airbag to lead to a wrongful death. Airbags are an essential piece of safety equipment in any road traffic accident. If they failed to deploy, and the RTA resulted in a wrongful death of a loved one, you may be entitled to claim compensation. When it comes to wrongful deaths, there are many different factors taken into consideration, including age of the deceased, role in your household and dependants.|
|Can Exceed £307,000|
Frequently Asked Questions
What Are the Common Causes of Faulty or Defective Airbags?
There are several different causes of faulty airbags which can result in the safety feature not deploying or deploying at the wrong time. Some of the most common causes include a flaw in the airbag’s design, mistakes during the fitting of the airbag or substandard manufacturing processes. These defective airbags can be extremely dangerous and, if you have suffered any kind of injury due to a faulty airbag, seeking compensation is essential.
Against Whom Would I Claim for Faulty or Defective Airbags Injury Compensation?
When you suffer any kind of injury due to faulty airbags, you would typically claim against the manufacturer of your vehicle. In some cases, you may be able to claim against a mechanic or garage if they have caused problems with your airbag which prevented it from deploying. If you’re unsure against whom you’d make your claim for compensation, get in touch with Tylers Solicitors today!
Will Tylers Solicitors Offer a No-Win, No-Fee Legal Service?
Here at Tylers Solicitors, we are proud to offer a no-win, no-fee service to all our clients. We can help you to make a direct claim for compensation against the person or company responsible for your airbag failing to deploy or deploying at the wrong time. Thanks to our no-win, no-fee services, you’ll be able to get the compensation you are entitled to without having to pay out-of-pocket for our professional legal services.
How Long Do I Have to Claim for Faulty Airbag Injury Compensation Claims?
As with any kind of personal injury claim, you have up to three years to start your claim for compensation. In some cases, your faulty airbag injury could take around two years to complete, so its essential that you start your claim as soon as possible. If you aren’t sure if your still able to claim for a faulty airbag injury, get in touch with Tylers Solicitors today.
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Tylers Solicitors Offers No-Win, No-Fee Faulty Airbag Compensation Claims Across the UK
No matter where in the UK you’ve suffered your RTA and faulty airbag injury, we are here for you. At Tylers, we can provide no-win, no-fee legal services across the UK. Whatever kind of faulty airbag injury you’ve suffered, call Tylers’ experienced solicitors today! For more information, you can reach us directly on 0800 699 0079. If you prefer, you can also use our simple online contact form and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.