Q: I have been in an accident that resulted from equipment failure on another person’s car. Do I seek compensation from them or from the car’s manufacturer?
Most instances of equipment failure result from inadequate maintenance on the part of the vehicle’s owner. As a result, in your position you would pursue damages from the other party to the accident and their insurance company. If the equipment failure was a sudden error not resulting from inadequate maintenance, the circumstance becomes more complex and dependent upon numerous factors, in which case you are advised to consult the skilled and knowledgeable representatives at Dover to protect your interests.