January Trial Set To Air GM Ignition Switch Recall IssuesA civil trial starting this month will test the legal boundaries of hundreds of claims remaining against General Motors over faulty ignition switches.
GM Ignition Switch Fund Pays Out $594.5 Million On 399 ClaimsA total of 4,343 claims were filed with the GM fund. Only 9.2 percent were deemed eligible for payments, including claims for 124 deaths and 275 injuries.
Mazda Recalling 1.2 Million Vehicles Over Fire RiskMazda says it is recalling 1.2 million older cars and minivans in the U.S. because ignition switches could overheat and catch fire.
GM Catches New Ignition Switch Problem EarlyGeneral Motors Co. has another ignition switch problem that can cause engines to stall, but this time it was discovered before anyone got hurt.
GM's Barra Talks Of Settlement And Remembering People Hurt, Killed In GM CarsGM CEO Mary Barra promising to live up to the agreement the company worked out with the government.
GM To Pay $575 Million To Settle Ignition Switch LawsuitsGeneral Motors will pay $575 million to settle hundreds of civil lawsuits filed against the company over faulty small-car ignition switches, including the bulk of pending wrongful death and injury cases.
General Motors Settles Criminal Case Over Ignition Switches, Will Forfeit $900 MillionThe problem caused crashes that killed at least 124 people and injured 275 more.
Death Toll From Defective GM Ignition Switches Rises To 114Victims' families are being offered compensation of at least $1 million each by attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM last year.
Death Toll From Defective GM Ignition Switches Rises To 100The families of at least 100 people who died in crashes caused by faulty General Motors ignition switches will be offered compensation by the company.
Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To 57Each eligible death claim is worth at least $1 million.
Death Toll From General Motors Ignition Switches Rises To 56The new total, which is four more than last week, was posted Monday on an Internet site by compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg.
Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To 42At least 42 people have died and 58 have been injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches.
Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To 38Attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM to compensate victims, updated the totals Monday.
Death Toll From GM Ignition Switches Rises To 36At least 36 people have died and 44 have been seriously injured in crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches.
Deadline Extended For Compensation Claims Against GMThe company came under fire last week because the family of a Connecticut woman who died in a 2003 crash had not been notified that her crash had been linked to a faulty switch, even though GM knew for years.