General Motors seeks to compensate customers

US car-maker is coming forward with a compensation programme to appease victims of cars with faulty ignition switches.

    A lawyer for the US car-maker, General Motors is expected to outline the details of its proposed compensation programme.

    It has been set up by the company for victims of its faulty ignition switch. General Motors hopes the payouts will draw a line under any customer financial liability.

    Al Jazeera's Shihab Rattansi reports from Washington.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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