While traveling along the roadway, a vehicle next to you suddenly experiences a tire blowout, causing the driver to lose control and careen into you. The resulting crash leaves you with extensive injuries and property damage. Even though the driver may not have predicted that the blowout would occur, he or she may still be liable for the crash if it was caused by improperly inflated tires. Improper tire inflation is a leading cause of tire blowouts.
What responsibilities do drivers have when it comes to properly maintaining the air pressure in their tires? The following is an overview:
If your vehicle was struck by another car that experienced a tire blowout, it is important to act quickly in order to protect your legal rights. You may be entitled to pursue a claim for compensation. We encourage you tocontact us today for a free, no obligation case consultation.