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GM ignition death toll rises to 27


While the company itself only linked 13 fatalities to the scandalous recall of 2.6 million cars equipped with defective ignition switches, the fund set for the compensation of victims has already recognized 27 cases. Back in February, GM announced it was going to recall cars that were equipped with a flawed ignition switch, mostly older compact cars – eventually reaching a ...
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GM ignition switch claims up 30%
Here’s our weekly report about the status of GM’s ignition switch victims compensation fund. Since last week, claims related to deaths or injuries have risen 30% to 1,130, according to ...
GM’s ignition switch related deaths tally climbs to 23
Yesterday a report coming from Ken Feinberg’s office, the lawyer in charge with GM’s victims’ compensation fund, has raised the total of fatalities linked to the defective ignition switch found ...
GM ignition switch victims’ families to accept fund offer
Just days after the lawyers involved with the GM ignition switch compensation fund announced they made their first offers, families of two victims have accepted the offers. According to Robert Hilliard, ...
GM ignition switch fund gives first compensation offers to victims
The US automaker’s fund designed to compensate victims or families for deaths and injuries in relation to the 2.6 million cars recall has made the first offers to around 15 ...
GM recall problems are far from over
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GM ignition fund to compensate 19 deaths so far
General Motors – famous now for the long overdue recall of 2.6 million cars equipped with defective ignition switches – will move to compensate at least 19 death victims through ...
GM ignition switch victims fund reaches 100 fatality claims
A spokeswoman for Ken Feinberg, the lawyer hired by General Motors to rule over the company’s compensation fund, said the claims for deaths linked to the 2.6 million cars equipped ...
GM’s ignition victims fund to compensate on a large basis
According to one of the lawyers that has sued GM over deaths and injuries linked to the defective ignition switches, the company’s victims fund, managed by Kenneth Feinberg could offer ...
GM to announce on Monday the details about its victims fund
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