Defective products can cause a lot of harm, whether it is a small household electrical item that gives you an electric shock, or the brakes that fail on a new car, if you are injured because of defective products, you would be able to make a personal injury claim using accountable injury lawyers in Snainton.
The main responsibility for the safety of products falls on manufacturers, importers and producers. They have to ensure that any goods sold to consumers are safe. They should:
- Warn consumers about any potential risks
- Provide information to help consumers understand the risks
- Monitor the safety of products
- Take action if safety problems are found
If you have purchased a product that turns out to be faulty and harms you, or been given one as a gift, you may be entitled to make a personal injury compensation claim and you may want to use the services of accountable injury lawyers in Snainton.
Several concerns can be liable
Several concerns can be liable when they supply the parts to the manufacturer who assembles them. Often several businesses can be involved in the process of manufacturing a product and then they become jointly liable to face a personal injury compensation claim.
The powers of Trading Standards Officers
If you have a faulty product the chances are the other people have the same problem when they buy the product, which means more injuries than just your own. This is why you should report defective products to the Trading Standards Officers who have the power to:
- Prosecute the guilty party which can mean heavy fines or imprisonment
- Demand the recall of any unsafe products
- Order the sales to stop
- Get permission from the courts to destroy the goods
Making your defective product injury claim using accountable injury lawyers in Snainton
Accident Advice Helpline has helped many thousand of claimants, injured through no fault of their own, make personal injury compensation claims and among those there have been many defective products claims.
To make a personal injury claim can be complicated and time consuming to the layperson, but it is what we are good at, what we do best. We are one of the leading companies in the industry and have a reputation for providing complete customer satisfaction.
On our website there is a 30-second test which will let you know if you have a valid claim, and if you do will give you an estimate of the amount you might be awarded.
Call our freephone helpline, 0800 689 0500 from a landline or 0333 500 0993 from a mobile and speak to one of our friendly advisors who are highly trained to give you free legal advice regarding making a personal injury compensation claim.
We operate on a no win no fee* basis, so you will have no funding to find to start your claim, and no money to find if you claim is lost. You have nothing to lose by contacting Accident Advice Helpline to make your personal injury claim.
Date Published: 10th November 2013
Author: David Brown