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Takata Airbag Recalls Expanded

Takata Corp. announced an estimated 33.8 million vehicles will be recalled because of its defective airbag, believed to be the largest product recall in U.S. history. Motley Rice attorney Kevin Dean has consistently called for Takata to expand its airbag recall and has filed several lawsuits on behalf of people allegedly injured by the defective airbags.

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May 20, 2015

Massive Airbag Recall: Takata Declares More Than 33M Vehicles Defective

During a press conference on Tuesday, May 19, 2015, National Highway Transportation Safety Administration (NHTSA) Administrator Mark Rosekind and U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced that Japan-based Takata Corp. has declared an estimated 33.8 million vehicles defective due to airbags that may explode with excessive force and potentially shoot metal shrapnel at passengers.

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May 20, 2015

CBS News Highlights Motley Rice Attorney, Expert and Client in Takata Recall Feature

CBS Evening News reporter Jeff Glor recently traveled to South Carolina to interview Motley Rice attorney Kevin Dean, the firm’s automotive forensic technical advisor Bill Williams and Motley Rice client Angelina Sujata. The interviews were featured on CBS Evening News on May 19, 2015, and tell the story of how Kevin and Bill came to be the only known people, other than Takata, testing recalled airbags.

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May 13, 2015

Philadelphia Amtrak Train Crash

Motley Rice transportation attorneys are reviewing the circumstances surrounding the fatal derailment of an Amtrak train on May 12, 2015, that killed eight passengers and seriously injured 140 more, with many others feared missing.

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May 11, 2015

Fatal Atlanta Plane Crash on I-285

On Friday, May 8, 2015, around 10 a.m., a single-engine Piper PA-32 crashed on interstate 285 at Peachtree Industrial Boulevard just north of Atlanta after taking off from DeKalb Peachtree Airport.

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