No one should have to wonder whether or not the products they purchase are safe to use. But unfortunately, many of the products that are sold by retailers across the country contain dangerous defects. Using a defective product could lead to a wide range of injuries with long-term consequences.
If you have been injured due to a product defect, contact the Clinton product liability attorneys at Malloy Law Offices, LLC as soon as possible. Let us aggressively pursue the compensation you are entitled to for your defective product injuries.
A product is not defective simply because it doesn’t work the way you expected it to work. By law, there are only three ways that a product can be defective, which are:
One or more of the parties in the distribution chain of a product can be held liable when someone is injured as a result of a product defect. This includes the product’s designer, manufacturer, wholesaler, middleman, and retailer.
Most designers, manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers are large corporations that hire a team of attorneys to defend them in product liability cases. This is one of the many reasons why you shouldn’t try to handle this type of case without help from the Clinton product liability attorneys at Malloy Law Offices, LLC.
The elements that need to be proven will depend on which type of product liability claim you choose to file. If you file a strict liability claim, there’s no need to prove that the defect was created as a result of the defendant’s negligence. Instead, you must prove:
The vast majority of product liability claims are strict liability claims. But you also have the option of filing a product liability claim based on negligence. If you choose this option, you must prove that the defect was created due to the negligence of one of the parties in the distribution chain. It is much harder to win a negligence case since more evidence is needed to prove liability.
Product liability is a complex area of personal injury law. The evidence that is used in these cases is usually highly technical and complicated, so representing yourself is not a good option. The product liability lawyers at Malloy Law Offices, LLC have the experience, resources, and skills to recover compensation for our clients in the most complex defective product cases. We will use every tool at our disposal—including consulting with expert witnesses—to build a strong case and help you win the compensation you deserve.
Far too many consumers are injured by products with dangerous defects. If you are a victim, seek legal representation from the experienced Clinton product liability attorneys at Malloy Law Offices, LLC right away. Our Clinton personal injury attorneys have worked tirelessly to help the injured secure compensation for over 15 years. Let us fight to maximize compensation for your defective product injuries. To schedule a free consultation, call 301-664-1775 or submit your information using the form on this website.