Defective Products / Product Liability
Defective product litigation, also known as product liability litigation, arises from death or personal injuries caused by products that are unreasonably dangerous. An unreasonably dangerous product can result from
- a defect in the design of the product,
- an error in the manufacturing of the product,
- or even the failure to place proper safety devices on a product.
Physical injuries, such as paralysis from spinal injuries, broken bones, closed head injuries, and other catastrophic injuries can be devastating to the victims and their families.
Most states allow several means by which an injured victim, or a family who has suffered the death of a loved one, can establish liability where a defective product has caused injury. These include:
- causes of action for negligence,
- breach of warranty, and
- strict liability.
The firm of Crowley Norman LLP has successfully pursued claims against product manufacturers under all three theories. Whether it is a defective airbag, defective equipment used on a construction site, or any other defective or unreasonably dangerous product such as toys, automobile design causing rollovers, household products, industrial machinery and equipment, farm machinery, medical instruments or drugs, the attorneys at Crowley Norman LLP have the expertise and experience to evaluate and prosecute your claims.
If you or a family member have been injured using a defective product, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact us to discuss your claim.