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News for Missouri Bikers: Polaris Recalls Victory Motorcycles

Posted on Aug 19, 2011

Polaris is recalling certain types of its motorcycles due to a misassembled backrest on the bikes that can detach and cause a serious accident. In the event you are in a Missouri car accident due to your vehicle malfunctioning, you may be able to file a claim against the manufacturer, distributor, or dealership. A Missouri defective product attorney can help you.

Polaris Motorcycles Recalled

The Victory Kingpin Touring, 2004-2011 model year, seat number 2876641-01
and  the Victory Jackpot Touring, 2006-2011 model year, seat number 2875961-01 have both been recalled.

Both of these Polaris motorcycles were manufactured from the start of 2004 to May 1, 2011 with an installation of a defective seat. While the motorcycle is in use, the backrest of the seat can become detached causing a motorcyclist to fall of his or her bike, which can result in serious, if not fatal, injuries.

Dealers will be freely replacing seats that are defected for owners of these 2 types of motorcycles. The recall will begin no later than Aug. 30, 2011.

When you've been in a serious accident and have sustained major injuries and damages, there may be more than one party who is liable. You should speak with a Missouri defective product attorney to see if you have a valid case to pursue a Missouri defective product claim.

Contact a Missouri Defective Product Attorney

When a defective product causes serious injury or death, the liable party needs to be held accountable for their negligence. Filing a Missouri product liability claim is no easy feat, but with the help of a Missouri defective product attorney, you can feel confident knowing your case is in good hands, while you focus on your recovery and getting your life back on track. To get started with determining if you have a viable defective product case, contact the Missouri product liability team at Bollwerk & Tatlow, LLC - 314-315-8111.

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