Ford Super Duty Pickups Weaker Roof Structures Class Action

For a number of years, this class action alleges, Ford Motor Company built its Super Duty pickup trucks with “a roof designed to withstand less than the weight of the vehicle—meaning that in the event of a rollover accident, the roof structure can collapse and seriously injure or kill vehicle occupants.” This was despite Ford’s  Read more

Ford Super Duty Truck with Crushed Roof

Ford Super Duty F-Series Trucks Roof Defect Class Action

Ford Motor Company makes Super Duty vehicles, including the F-250, F-350, F-450, and F-550. But the complaint for this class action alleges it has sold more than 5 million of them with a significant safety defect—their “patently insufficient, weak roof structures … that are highly susceptible to collapse upon a rollover accident…” The complaint claims  Read more

Ford F-250 in Rollover Accident

Ford SuperDuty Trucks Roof-Crush Defect Class Action

The first line of the complaint for this class action is, “The most important duty of a car manufacturer is to provide consumers with a safe car.” But the complaint alleges that Ford Motor Company breaches that duty with certain Ford SuperDuty pickup trucks that the complaint alleges “had a dangerously weak roof structure that  Read more

2016 Ford F-Series Super Duty Truck

Monier Slurry-Coated Roofing Tiles Settlement

This settlement has been a long time coming. The complaint, filed in 2012, alleged that Monier, Inc. falsely advertised that certain kinds of its roofing tiles were maintenance-free, had permanent color, or would last for fifty years. Unfortunately, the plaintiffs claimed that the slurry coating had come off and exposed the bare concrete below. At  Read more

IKO Defective Roof Shingles Class Action Lawsuit

This class action lawsuit claims that IKO “Cambridge AR” roof shingles are defective and prone to premature blistering, tearing, cracking, delamination, granule loss, degradation, and loss of adhesion at the seal strip between adjacent shingles.  Read more

GAF Timberline Roof Shingles Class Action Settlement

The plaintiffs in this lawsuit allege that shingles manufactured from January 1, 1999 through December 31, 2007 at a GAF plant in Mobile, Alabama and from January 1, 1998 through December 31, 2009 at all other GAF manufacturing plants might prematurely crack, split, or tear.  They claim that the products are not durable and defective.  Read more

GAF Timberline Roof Shingles on House with Varied Roofline