Posted by: Salvatore J. Zambri, founding partner
This week Congressman Bruce Braley (Iowa) participated in the Toyota recall Oversight and Investigations Hearing. I think you will find his questioning particularly illuminating. Click here to view his questioning of Toyota’s Chief Operating Officer.
What’s becoming clearer as the hearings progress is that Toyota’s business philosophy must undergo a sea-change. Putting profits over safety, which is what seems to have been its business model, is un-American and dangerous.
To read some of my other blogs about Toyota’s recent problems, please clicks the following links:
- Toyota Officials May Have Put Profits Over Safety
- Toyota Acceleration Defect Linked to 34 Fatalities, Says NHTSA
- Toyota Recalls 400k Defective Prius and Other Hybrid Cars
- Toyota Suspends Sales of Eight Car Models
- Toyota, Lexus Owners Make Sudden-Acceleration Complaints
About the author:
Mr. Zambri is a Past-President of the Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, D.C. and has been rated by Washingtonian magazine as a “Big Gun” and among the “top 1%” of all lawyers in the Washington metropolitan area. The magazine also describes him as “one of Washington’s best–most honest and effective lawyers” who specializes in personal injury matters, including serious truck and car collisions. He has successfully litigated numerous cases against truck and bus companies, the Washington Metropolitan Area transit Authority, and other automobile owners. His law firm, in fact, has obtained the largest settlement ever in a personal injury case involving WMATA. Mr. Zambri has also been named a “Super Lawyer” by Law and Politics magazine–a national publication that honors the top lawyers in America.
Mr. Zambri is regularly asked to give presentations to lawyers and businesses regarding product defects, automobile accident litigation, and safety improvements.
Mr. Zambri has authored an article regarding how automobile collision cases are evaluated. To read it, please click here.
To read an article published by one of Mr. Zambri’s clients, who was injured in a tragic automobile collision, please click here.
Many Americans are killed or critically injured each year in vehicular collisions. If you want more information about your legal rights, please email Mr. Zambri at email@example.com or call him at 202-822-1899.