Faulty Products and Claiming Compensation from Manufacturers
If you have been sold faulty products which have resulted in an accident or injury, you may be able to make a compensation claim in Royal Forest of Dean. An example may be faulty electrics in a product which have caused an injury or skin care which has resulted in a skin condition.
It is important to check the packaging prior to making a claim, as there may be warnings which you haven’t looked at. If this is the case, then the manufacturer would not normally be liable as they would expect you to check this before using the product. There are some things you should check before making your claim.
You will need to locate the name of the manufacturer prior to making your compensation claim in Royal Forest of Dean. It may be quite easy to find this from the product or you may need to seek this information from the trader.
As part of your compensation claim in Royal Forest of Dean, you will have to collate evidence to back up your claim.
This information will include the product fault and what the result was of the fault and any medical attention you have had to seek as a result.
You will be required to provide medical records if you have had to seek medical attention as this will make it easier for Accident Advice Helpline to deal with your claim for compensation.
You may also wish to ask any witnesses who were there at the time of the injury to back up your claim.
If you have had to pay out any money as a result, this will also be required as evidence. The more evidence you have, the easier it will be for Accident Advice Helpline to get a positive outcome for you.
Making a Claim
If you are positive that the manufacturer is to blame for your faulty product, you can now start the process to make your compensation claim Royal Forest of Dean.
Accident Advice Helpline have specialist in-house solicitors who are highly qualified and experienced to deal with these kinds of claims and will be happy to offer assistance on the matter.
You should provide them with as much information as you can to back up your claim. The duration of the claim will depend on the injury and the willingness of the manufacturer to admit liability, but with a ‘no win no fee*’ obligation, there is nothing to lose by making your claim.
The lines are open 24/7, so you can make your claim whenever you get the chance. The injury would need to have taken place within the last three years.
A compensation claim is justice for your injury, so don’t hesitate in speaking to the advisers at Accident Advice Helpline today or fill out the 30 second claim form to see how much you may be eligible for.
So for expert legal advice about a possible claim call Accident Advice Helpline today on: 0800 689 0500 from a landline or: 0333 500 0993 from a mobile.
Date Published: 5th August 2013
Author: David Brown