Rollover accidents involving sport utility vehicles and passenger vans have caused thousands of deaths and injuries across the U.S. in recent years. Despite well-documented design flaws, some manufacturers have not done all they can to make these popular vehicles safe. Our team is passionate about standing up for our clients in these types of cases.
The Charleston auto accident attorneys of Pierce, Herns, Sloan & Wilson, LLC have earned significant legal victories for victims of rollover accidents in South Carolina and beyond. Trial lawyer Carl E. Pierce leads our product liability practice against makers of SUVs, Jeeps, and vans. Call us for a free initial consultation.
A high center of gravity and narrow wheel base make an SUV or 15-passenger van much more likely to tip, flip, or roll, instead of skidding. Automakers have made improvements, but thousands of people are still injured in SUV, van, and Jeep rollovers because of design and component flaws. These flaws include:
In addition to our experienced Charleston personal injury attorneys, our team at PHSW includes a team of experts and library of prepared documents that we utilize in defective product cases. We have retained engineers and former employees of automakers who agree that these vehicles are unreasonably dangerous. We also research similar claims involving a certain van or SUV model.
Carl E. Pierce and his team have handled every type of case, including:
Contact a Charleston personal injury lawyer from our team today for a free case evaluation. Auto manufacturers and their insurance companies will not readily settle SUV rollover claims. We can help you. Get in touch with PHSW for the powerful representation you need to hold them accountable.