Nissan Motors stated that it is recalling more than 51,000 cars because of a defective steering wheel design. According to reports from the Nordic county of Finland the steering wheel of a Nissan Qashqai fell off during driving. According to experts a defectively designed steering wheel can cause the steering wheel to loosen and fall off. Defectively designed cars are a frequent cause of accidents on our roads. A spokesmen for Nissan said the fault of the steering wheel fall off can be traced to a “faulty batch” of steering wheels produced over the past few months. Visit this page for more information on product defects resulting auto accidents.