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US: GM ignition switch death toll at 104

US: GM ignition switch death toll at 104

The General Motors Ignition Compensation Fund has so far approved claims involving 104 death cases linked to the automaker’s recall of 2.6 million older cars equipped with a defective ignition switch. The recall, started last year in February, proved to be the turning point for a year of record recalls […]

GM ignition switch death tally now at 84

GM ignition switch death tally now at 84

According to the traditional weekly update coming from the office of Kenneth Feinberg, the attorney in charge of GM’s ignition switch victims’ compensation fund, the fatalities linked to the defective part have reached a toll of 84 victims. General Motors, the largest US automaker and the third biggest in the […]

GM compensation update: 141 new claims

GM compensation update: 141 new claims

According to the independent lawyer overseeing GM’s ignition switch compensation fund, the largest US automaker received 141 new compensation claims during the past week. General Motors last February announced a recall that would encompass 2.6 million older cars equipped with defective ignition switches, ultimately admitting that it failed to order […]

Weekly GM ignition fund update: 104 new claims

Weekly GM ignition fund update: 104 new claims

Since last week’s already traditional update, General Motors and the office of Ken Feinberg, the attorney in charge of oversight, have received 104 claims for compensation for ignition switch issues in cars. This February General Motors started the first huge auto crisis of the year, recalling 2.6 million cars (and […]

GM ignition switch death toll reaches 30

GM ignition switch death toll reaches 30

Yesterday the office of the attorney in charge of the General Motors victims’ compensation fund released its weekly update, adding another victim to the 29 claims already accepted. Back in February, General Motors started a recall that would encompass 2.6 million cars equipped with defective ignition switches, which can cause […]

GM’s ignition switch death toll at 29

GM’s ignition switch death toll at 29

Yesterday the program designed to compensate the victims of accidents linked to GM’ ignition switch defect issued its weekly update, in which the fatalities toll has risen again, to 29. The office of Kenneth Feinberg has issued the report, the outside lawyer entrusted by GM to oversee the compensation fund. […]