Toyota faced at least three other class actions regarding this defect, including one filed in a Florida state court in July 2014. Read more
Toyota said it isn't aware of crashes, injuries or fatalities related to the curtain air bag or fuel tank flaws. Read more
Last November, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) levied civil penalties against Toyota totaling $200 million. Read more
Toyota has recalled nearly 2.9 million sports utility vehicles, including more than 1.1 million in the U.S. Read more
The 2011 audit was conducted after criticism of NHTSA's handling of complaints about the sudden unintended acceleration of Toyota vehicles. Read more
Toyota has asked the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals to throw out an $11.4-million verdict awarded in a suit blaming an unintended acceleration defect for a fatal car crash. Read more
Toyota has recalled 6.5 million vehicles worldwide due to power-window switches that do not have enough grease and could catch fire. Read more
The family of a Texas man who died when his 2008 Chevy Silverado burst into flames has filed suit against General Motors LLC. The suits contend that the automaker is liable for a design defe... Read more
A former peanut company executive has been sentenced to 28 years in prison for his role in a deadly salmonella outbreak. This was the toughest punishment ever handed out to a producer in a f... Read more
Ten of the world’s biggest automakers has been sued by consumers who claim they concealed the risks of carbon monoxide poisoning in more than 5 million vehicles equipped with keyless ignitio... Read more
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