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The Value of Studying Companion Tires in a Tire Case

By Halpern Santos & Pinkert |

When a tire fails, causing a rollover and catastrophic injuries, an investigation will follow regarding the cause of the tire failure. Tire manufacturers and sellers will rush to propose a catalogue of reasons as to why the tire failed. Not surprisingly, this list will always exclude design and manufacturing defects built into the tire… Read More »

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The Perfect Tire Case – There Is No Such Thing

By Halpern Santos & Pinkert |

As Miami trial lawyers, who handle a significant number of tire cases, we have been asked to consider what constitutes a perfect tire case. Upon reflection, we believe that such a case is akin to a unicorn, a mythical beast. The perfect tire case in our view would go something like this: A consumer… Read More »

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When a Vehicle Changes From Under-steer to Over-steer – Look Out!

By Halpern Santos & Pinkert |

Florida’s hot weather makes our subtropical paradise a haven for tire failures. Tread separations and other tire failure events metamorphose a vehicle from an understeer vehicle to an oversteer vehicle. Most vehicles, including SUVs, when operating properly, are understeer vehicles. Understeer simply means that a vehicle will react with less steering correction than is… Read More »

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Unisnured Motorist Coverage – A Wise Choice for Florida Drivers

By Halpern Santos & Pinkert |

Florida drivers who do not have uninsured motorist coverage are playing insurance Russian roulette. The best way to protect you and your family in the event of a car accident is by purchasing uninsured/underinsured motorist coverage. Many drivers are uninformed about UM/UIM coverage. As Miami accident lawyers it is important for us to inform… Read More »

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Tire Failures, Rental Car Companies and Consumer Expectations

By Halpern Santos & Pinkert |

When one rents a car, there is a certain level of consumer expectation that the vehicle will be delivered in good mechanical repair, and with safe tires which are relatively new. Florida roadways are packed with leased vehicles from numerous rental car companies with very recognizable names. While rental car vehicles are typically washed… Read More »

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