GM victim compensation News

Facts and Figures: GM’s Recall-Related Suits, Costs and Probes

General Motors Co. is looking past last year’s safety recalls of 36 million vehicles worldwide as recall costs continue to shrink. Here is a by-the-numbers look at the recall issues, including new information filed Thursday in GM’s second-quarter earnings release …

GM Defending 104 Death, Injury Lawsuits Related to Faulty Ignition Switches

General Motors Co., which has come under media, congressional and courtroom scrutiny over fatalities caused by flawed ignition switches, is defending 104 death and injury lawsuits brought by those who blame accidents on defects in the company‚Äôs cars. Another 108 …

GM Victim Compensation Fund Links More Claims to Faulty Switch

A program to compensate the victims of a faulty ignition switch in General Motors Co vehicles found last week that the part was linked to two additional deaths and four injuries, bringing the total number of eligible claims to 67, …

GM Reports 19 Deaths Eligible for Victim Compensation

The death toll tied to faulty ignition switches in General Motors small cars has risen to 19, according to a compensation expert hired by the company. The number is likely to go higher. Kenneth Feinberg said Monday that he has …