When you buy a car, toy, power tool, or any other product, you do so in good faith, placing confidence in the manufacturer to ensure that it is safe to use. Despite the laws and regulations governing the design and manufacture of various products, numerous people every year are injured by defective products, with some of those injuries changing lives forever. If you have been injured, however severely, by a product you believe was defective, an experienced Philadelphia product liability attorney should be your next call. We understand the devastating effects an injury can have on your life, and the lives of your loved ones, and are committed to securing a successful verdict in your product liability case. Call us today on 215-987-3730 to discuss how a Dan Doyle Law Group product liability attorney can help you.
If you have been injured by any product which could be considered unreasonably dangerous, you may have a valid product liability claim. For example, if you injure yourself when using a chainsaw because you did not follow reasonable safety procedures, you would not be entitled to file a product liability suit but, if a generally safe product injures you unexpectedly, you may have a claim. In general, a product liability claim may exist where:
To use the legal terms, a claim may exist where there is evidence of:
Where a manufacturer should have been aware of a defect and, therefore, should have taken reasonable steps to remedy this but failed to do so, they can be held liable for their negligence. You may be entitled to claim compensation for lost earnings and medical expenses incurred as a result of the injury and, where death has occurred, a wrongful death suit may be filed.
As every product liability case is different, you should consult an expert Philadelphia attorney to discuss your individual circumstances.
The approach taken by your Philadelphia product liability attorney will depend on the aspect of product liability law applicable to your case, and whether state or federal law should be referenced. Due to our years of experience in handling product liability cases, all Dan Doyle Law Group attorneys are familiar with the intricacies of each option, and can provide expert guidance throughout the process.
We understand how difficult it can be to come to terms with life-changing injuries, or the death of a loved one, and will always handle your product liability case with compassion and care. By allowing us to handle your claim, you can focus your energies on recovering from your injuries, and moving on with your life, rather than worrying about a complex legal matter.