Product liability is an area of the law that allows people who have been injured by defective or dangerous products to receive payment for their medical expenses, lost income and pain and suffering by proving that the product was defectively designed or manufactured.
At Goldberg & Dohan, our lawyers file lawsuits against companies and individuals involved in the design, manufacture, production and distribution of defective products.
Product liability cases are commonly brought as a result of auto and other vehicle defects, tire failures, roll-over accidents, roof collapses, seat belt failures, air bag failures, improper auto or other machinery repairs, boating defects, trucking defects, inflatable water slides, dangerous and defective kids toys, defective kids furniture, defective power riding toys, defective scooters, defective orthopedic devices and other prosthetics, defective medical implants, defective drugs, medications and other pharmaceutical products, and defective medical devices.
Our Firm has developed a specialty representing employees injured by machines while on the job. We have represented several individuals injured by machines manufactured by companies as far away as Germany, China and other foreign manufacturers for local employers.
The law related to product liability can be complex. The legal issues involved in product liability claims can involve matters such as strict liability, implied and explicit warranties, negligence and contract law. Our attorneys are well versed in product liability law. We help clients file strong claims to recover compensation for injuries suffered from their use of defective products.
In addition, it can be difficult to determine how the defect occurred. Research and investigation is often required. Our lawyers have handled many product liability claims. We have access to experts and specialists such as designers, industrial engineers, mechanical engineers and others. They help us build strong cases for clients who have been injured due to defective products.
If you, or someone you know is injured as the result of a defective product, call our office now at 305-536-3400, toll free at 1-800-270-1710, e-mail us, or complete a free case evaluation for a consultation directly with one of our attorneys.