It is the responsibility of the product manufacturer, distributor and the seller to ensure that the commercial product being sold is safe and ready for consumer use. When one party fails to do their duty and a dangerous product is released out onto the market, the number of consumer injuries and fatalities could be catastrophic.
Statistics from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission show that approximately 30 million consumers are injured every year as the result of a defective product. With this many people injured the calculated costs to the nation for these types of claims are estimated to be around $700 billion annually.
Our Orange County personal injury attorneys here at the firm have seen the emotional, physical and financial hardship that these types of injuries can spur and we want you to know that you are not alone. If you or someone you love has suffered injuries from a defective product, then you may be eligible to seek compensation from the party at fault. Allow our legal team to help you recover compensation for your injuries, medical expenses and any other financial losses you may have suffered.
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Many things can go wrong in the stages of design, production, manufacturing or marketing when it comes to creating a product and releasing it onto the market. All it takes is one act of negligence or careless decision to be implemented on a large scale and countless people could suffer the consequences.
If you believe that your injuries stemmed using a defective product, then you could have legal grounds to sue for damages. There are several types of product defects that could constitute taking legal action which include:
It is safe to say that manufacturers, sellers, and product marketers typically do their best to exercise reasonable care in efforts to avoid any possible defect. Unfortunately, there have been times where major manufacturing companies have had to recall popular products because something was overlooked and people were injured as a result.
Through the years all types of defective product lawsuits have been filed against large companies for selling dangerous or hazardous products. Our firm has handled a wide range of product liability cases for products such as:
With cases involving product defects, the injured consumer is typically eligible to seek compensation for emotional, physical and financial damages. Here at Gill Law Group, PC we want to ensure that you receive the full restitution that you are legally entitled to. We have the skills and resources to help you hold the manufacturer, distributer or marketer liable for your injuries. Get in touch with our law firm today before it is too late to file a claim. We will evaluate your injury case for free, so call today at (949) 681-9952.