The commercial transportation industry employs an estimated 9 million people and generates approximately $ 255 billion in annual revenue. Because of the predominance of commercial truck traffic on roads with Orange County and city streets, truck accidents happen frequently. As a result of the 500,000 truck accidents that occur each year in the United States, thousands of people are tragically killed and wounded.
If you or a loved one has suffered a serious injury to the spinal cord, brain injuries, bone fractures, traumatic brain injury, an injury cut his limbs, burns, neck injuries, internal organ injuries, joint injuries or back injuries in a truck accident in Orange County, you deserve an attorney who fights for his legal right to just and fair compensation. Ester Berger in our Orange County lawyer’s rugged truck is ready to take on large corporations and insurance companies. We specialize in complex personal injury cases and the cases are often considered too difficult by other lawyers. Continue reading Orange County Car Accident Attorney
• A college student buys her first brand-new vehicle with her own money. Imagine the sense of accomplishment, the pride of ownership, the feelings of happiness, she anticipates. Now imagine what she feels instead when the vehicle rattles like an old jalopy and belches thick black smoke wherever she goes, making her the laughingstock of her neighbors and classmates. It does not matter how cheaply the problem could be fixed, or how much money she could get if she had it appraised. The vehicle has lost its value to her.
Obviously, these are not all the possible examples of substantially impaired value. They simply illustrate that substantial impairment in value often does not depend on dollar figures. Value, like beauty, is in the eye of the beholder. When consumers experience the frustration of repeated failed repair visits, they do not get the value they paid for: the experience that should have accompanied buying a new vehicle. Continue reading Chapter 8: How Can I Tell If My Vehicle Is a Lemon? (Page-07)
As she drove away, the car pinged and knocked as it had from the moment she bought it. She continued to use the car. What else could she do?
Used Car: Fourth Repair Attempt
Nine months later the car became so weak Ms. Peters was afraid to drive it up a hill. It felt . . . → Read More: Chapter 3: A Used Car Lemon Story (page-05)
At this point, many car owners would have been in apathy about the whole situation. They would have given up, and perhaps traded in their defective vehicle for a new car.19 Mr. and Mrs. Jones did not give up. They did not go away. They retained a lemon law attorney.
When you give up and go away, you provide the manufacturer with the incentive to continue their policy of deception and delay. Continue reading Chapter 1: A New Car Lemon Story (page-11)
In this case the service writer told Mrs. Jones that the problem could be in the Emission Control System (ECS), and that is what he wrote on the repair order.
Always pay close attention to what the service writer puts on the repair order.
Didn’t return calls: a common dealer delay.
Mrs. Jones called repeatedly for several days.8 finally the dealership’s personnel told her that she could come and pick up her car. When she asked what the problem was, they told her that they had fixed a vacuum hose. She asked about the air conditioning smell and they told her they had sprayed a special chemical in the air conditioning vent to suppress the odor. She picked up the car and drove home. The excitement and pride of ownership were temporarily restored.
Continue reading Chapter 1: A New Car Lemon Story (page-4)