In the context of personal injury, a rollover defect refers to a flaw or issue in a vehicle that makes it more prone to rolling over during a crash or other events. Rollover accidents occur when a vehicle tips onto its side or roof. These incidents can be particularly dangerous and result in severe injuries or fatalities.
Injuries that can result from a rollover accident include:
To reduce the risk of rollovers, car manufacturers can take several measures:
It's essential for manufacturers to adhere to safety standards and regulations, conduct thorough testing, and address any identified design flaws to enhance the overall safety of vehicles and reduce the occurrence and severity of rollover accidents.