Car accidents occur due to a variety of reasons and the driverís negligence is not always the cause. Mechanical failure is also one of the more common reasons which lead to a large number of mishaps every year. These mechanical problems could range from simple issues like flat tires or non-functional headlights to dangerous ones such as brake failure. Whatever the issue may be, the implications can be serious for the drivers and victims injured in the accident.
Such mishaps also come under the coverage of personal injury law, with businesses responsible for mechanical failure being liable to compensate the victims. These could be automobile manufacturers, mechanic services or businesses that operate these vehicles. For a business, it is worth knowing how you can be held responsible because you will probably have to pay massive compensation to the victims. Let us explain how and when the liability for such mishaps falls on businesses.
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