NYC Defective Product
Experiencing injuries from a Defective Product are not uncommon. Thousands of people are hurt every year across the U.S. due to defective products. These products can include everything from exercise equipment, to toys to food and medicine. Defects in manufacturing and design can have serious consequences, and result in permanent injury to the consumer. If you have been injured because of a Defective Product, it is important to consult with a NYC Defective Product Lawyer from our team. You deserve to be compensated for your injuries. You may be dealing with high medical expenses, loss of income as well as pain and suffering.
Companies make billions of dollars annually, and have a responsibility to the consumer to provide a safe product. If there are dangers associated with a product, it is up to the manufacturer to provide an adequate warning on the label. Injuries that have been caused by a Defective Product can be serious and even life threatening. A defect in a car for instance, can cause an Auto Accident, which can be responsible for a traumatic Brain Injury, concussion or other head injury, or a Spinal Injury or broken bone.
A Defective Product can include:
- Manufacturing defect: this can create a serious injury to the consumer;
- Design defect: product may not work for the purpose it was intended and result in injury;
- Failure to adequately warn: any potential dangers associated with the use of a product must be spelled out on a warning label.
Depending on the type of product, injuries sustained can include a Broken Bone, a severe head injury, or a burn or Amputation. Injuries can be require surgery and painful physical rehabilitation, or be permanent in nature. If you have experienced a Defective Product injury, you may be contending with medical costs, loss income from work, and emotional and physical suffering. You are entitled to receive compensation for these expenses from the product retailer, wholesaler or manufacturer.
If you have been hurt in an accident, consult with a NYC Personal Injury Lawyer from Stephen Bilkis and Associates. Personal injury actions can be complex, and it is important to have a lawyer working on your behalf and ensuring that your rights are protected. If you have been hurt because of a design or manufacturing defect that has caused a Motorcycle Accident, or you have been hurt in a Slip and Fall accident, or because of a Construction Accident, contact us for assistance. We will offer you a completely free case consultation as well as helpful legal advice. Come in to any of our New York City locations including Queens, Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn or Staten Island. We also have offices in Westchester County, and Nassau County and Suffolk County on Long Island. Call us today for an appointment at 1-800-NY-NY-LAW.