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    Defective Product Lawyer

    By law, manufacturers have an obligation to ensure their products are safe or warn of any hazards that may accompany their use. Unfortunately, many products released into the marketplace carry unreasonable amounts of risk of serious injury due to inadequate monitoring or testing. In fact, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, nearly 30 million people suffer personal injuries each year as a result of dangerous or defective products.


    Product liability laws allow victims of defective products to sue the manufacturers, distributors, and vendors for compensation. Products are considered to be defective if they have design, manufacturing or marketing defects. This is where a personal injury lawyer can come in to help.


    • Design defects arise due to flaws in the design of the product.

    • Manufacturing defects occur when the product fails to conform to the designer’s specifications. In this type of defective product claim, the product’s own design is used to prove that it is defective.

    • Marketing defects take place when a product is improperly marketed. This may involve improper labeling, incorrect or insufficient instructions, or inadequate safety warnings.


    When these flaws make a defective product unreasonably dangerous, injury victims may pursue product liability claims to recover compensation.


    If a product is known to be hazardous, a manufacturer may issue a recall to warn consumers about the danger of the product. However, these product recalls are often issued after many consumers have been seriously injured by these defective products.


    Obtaining justice alongside a personal injury lawyer in Sarasota, in a case involving a defective product, can be an extremely difficult task as it typically requires confronting a large corporation with a seemingly unlimited amount of resources in federal court. That is why it is important to select a Lakewood Ranch defective product lawyer that possesses the experience and resources to protect your rights and the courage to confront even the largest corporate giants.


    If you or a loved one has been injured as a result of a defective product, call our office and talk to an experienced Lakewood Ranch defective product lawyer today.


    Medical Device Liability Lawyers

    Manufacturers and developers of medical devices have an obligation to ensure their products are reasonably safe for use by those who depend on them for their physical wellbeing. Unfortunately, many medical devices released into the marketplace carry unreasonable amounts of risk of serious injury due to inadequate monitoring or testing. As a result, thousands of serious injuries and deaths occur due to defective medical devices, which is where a liability lawyer can help.


    Much like other products, medical devices are considered to be defective if they have design, manufacturing or marketing defects.


    • Design defects arise due to flaws in the design of the medical device.

    • Manufacturing defects occur when the medical device fails to conform to the designer’s specifications. In this type of defective medical device claim, the device’s own design is used to prove that it is defective.

    • Marketing defects take place when a medical device is improperly marketed. This may involve improper labeling, incorrect or insufficient instructions, or inadequate safety warnings.


    When these flaws make a defective medical device unreasonably dangerous, injury victims may pursue medical device liability claims through a personal injury lawyer to recover compensation. However, unlike other products, producers of medical devices are provided with various levels of protection by the federal government based on the type of medical device and the way the device was introduced into the marketplace.


    If a medical device is known to be hazardous, a manufacturer may issue a recall to warn consumers about the danger of the product. However, these medical device recalls are often issued after many consumers have been seriously injured by these defective products.


    Obtaining justice in a case involving a defective medical device can be an extremely difficult task as it typically requires confronting a large corporation with a seemingly unlimited amount of resources in federal court. That is why you need a Lakewood Ranch medical device lawyer that possesses the experience and resources to protect your rights and the courage to confront even the largest corporate giants.


    If you or a loved one has been injured as a result of a defective medical device, call our office and talk to an experienced medical device lawyer today in Lakewood Ranch, Venice or Bradenton, FL.


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