Volkswagen Recalls 2015 Tiguan to Fix Faulty Tire Labeling

By CAMlawProduct Recall

Volkswagen recently announced a recall affecting about 3,000 VW Tiguan vehicles released in model year 2015.  The purpose of the recall is to correct the labeling on the SUVs’ tires, which the company says contain the wrong information about tire loading weight and pressure. The affected SUVs were built between January and March 2015, according to the company.  The recall …

Understanding the Rights of Texas Nursing Home Residents

By CAMlawNursing Home Abuse & Neglect

In addition to the rights and freedoms enjoyed by all Texas citizens, Texans who are age 60 or over also have certain protected rights under state law, according to the Office of the Attorney General.  These rights are intended to protect elderly individuals from cases of abuse, neglect, and exploitation, including harm that might occur while the person is living …

Fiat Chrysler Faces $105 Million Fine for Botched Recalls

By CAMlawProduct Recall

Automaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles will be expected to pay a $105 million fine for recall lapses that affected millions of vehicles, according to a recent Wall Street Journal article.  The fine, to be imposed shortly by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), is the largest monetary penalty for recall lapses ever imposed.  The NHTSA will also assign an independent …

Three Common Texas Car Accident Injuries

By CAMlawCar Accidents

When a car crash occurs in Texas, injuries are common.  Some of the most common car accident injuries aren’t immediately apparent: an injured person might not show symptoms for hours or even days after the vehicles have been cleared from the scene.

Texas Attorney General Provides Tips for Choosing a Safe and Caring Nursing Home

By CAMlawNursing Home Abuse & Neglect

Elder abuse is a growing problem in Texas and nationwide, according to the Texas Attorney General’s office. Unfortunately, many instances of abuse, neglect, or exploitation occur in nursing home settings. If you are seeking nursing home care for your loved one, there is much you can do to help prevent harm or mistreatment in the future. Start by asking for …

Facts to Know About Traffic Accidents in Texas

By CAMlawCar Accidents

Car and truck crashes in Texas are tracked by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT), which compiles statistics on motor vehicle safety within the state.  Here are some of the top facts for Texas drivers, from the “Texas Motor Vehicle Traffic Crash Highlights Calendar Year 2014” report: