A variety of factors can cause belt and tire tread separation, but the most common cause of separation involves metal failing to stick to the rubber. When the sulfur inside the rubber is improperly mixed or there’s an issue with the brass plating on the metal, improper adhesion occurs. If these two do not bond correctly, separation occurs and this can cause serious accidents with catastrophic results. Often times, manufacturers are aware there is a problem in the production process but fail to rectify it in order to save money. If a manufacturers defective tire contributed an accident that caused serious injuries to you or a loved one, Rubenstein Law would like to help. Our experienced product liability lawyers are here for you. Call now at 1-800-FL-LEGAL for a free consultation.