Faulty Ignition Switch

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Death Toll From Defective GM Ignition Switches Rises To 100

The families of at least 100 people who died in crashes caused by faulty General Motors ignition switches will be offered compensation by the company.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2015

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Lawsuit That Showed GM Hid Ignition Switch Problem Settled

Brooke Melton, 29, died in a 2010 crash near Atlanta when the ignition switch of her Cobalt slipped out of the run position.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2015

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Death Toll From General Motors Ignition Switches Rises To 52

The families of 52 people killed in crashes caused by faulty General Motors small-car ignition switches will receive millions in compensation from a company fund.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2015

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Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To At Least 51

“I can say that there will likely be more” death and injury claims granted, compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2015

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Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To At Least 50

With five days left before the deadline, compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg says 50 death cases are eligible for money due to crashes caused by faulty ignition switches.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/26/2015

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Families Of Teens Killed In Crash Drop Suit Against General Motors

The families of two Wisconsin teenagers killed in a car crash involving a faulty General Motors ignition switch have dropped their lawsuit against the company and are seeking a settlement with the automaker.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/25/2014

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GM Expert Says 21 Deaths Eligible For Compensation

The death toll from crashes involving GM small cars with faulty ignition switches is at least 21.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2014

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Harley Recalls Motorcycles For Ignition Switch Problem

Ignition switch problems that have plagued General Motors and Chrysler have now turned up in the motorcycle business.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2014

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GM Begins Talks To Settle Ignition Switch Lawsuits

More than 300 claims have been filed related to a deadly ignition switch problem in some older model small GM cars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2014

Pictures of people killed in GM cars with defected key switches, were put of the ledge of the hearing room as General Motors Company CEO Mary Barra (L) answers questions during a House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, on April 1, 2014 in Washington, DC. The committee is hearing testimony on a safety defect that's been linked to at least 13 deaths and has sparked a 2.6 million-vehicle recall. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Fines Mount As GM Avoids Answering Questions Related To Faulty Ignition Switch

The agency says that GM failed to answer roughly one-third of the questions the were required to remit and it is imposing a fine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/08/2014

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