If you’re considering making a faulty product claim in Kircudbright you need the best on your side. Accident Advice Helpline has expertise in every area of personal injury law, including those dealing with faulty or defective products. We can help you to make your claim.
Making a faulty product claim in Kircudbright
If you buy anything from the shop, you expect it to be in working order. You certainly do not expect it to cause you an injury because it is faulty. If this has happened to you then you may be able to make a faulty product claim in Kircudbright.
The people who are responsible for these products are the manufacturers, or the producers, or the importers. They have the legal duty to ensure that customers do not get injured because of a fault with one of their products. If they fail in this, then you may want to use solicitors in Kirkcudbright. Accident Advice Helpline works in partnership with the best solicitors across the country, who all work on a 100% no-win, no-fee* basis. This means there are no upfront costs for you to make a claim.
Faulty products, what the responsible parties should do to avoid facing the solicitors
The number one priority is ensuring products that are sold to customers are safe, so they will not harm anyone.
To protect themselves they need to:Open Claim Calculator
- Warn consumers if there are any risks
- Make sure the warnings are easily understandable
- Take action if safety problems are found
It does not matter how big or small the products are, the rules and regulations apply to all goods sold. If they fail in this duty and you are injured as a result, you could make a faulty product claim in Kircudbright using Accident Advice Helpline.
Retailers also need to take care, although they usually have no liability for customers injuries or property unless they knowingly sold an unsafe product. If they do sell a product that they know is unsafe, then they are just as liable as the makers or importers as this means they could allow a customer to be injured through no fault of their own.
The Trading Standards Officers
The Trading Standards Officers are responsible for monitoring the safety of products sold to consumers, a responsibility they take very seriously. If they have any inkling that a product might be unsafe, they have the powers to:
- Demand the recall of all faulty goods sold
- Get permission from the courts to destroy the goods
- Prosecute the guilty party which can mean heavy fines or imprisonment
- Stop sales of the defective products
Defective product claims
Accident Advice Helpline has helped many thousand of claimants, injured through no fault of their own, make personal injury compensation claims and among them, there have been many defective products claims.
Personal injury compensations claim can be complex and time-consuming to the inexperienced victims, but it is what we are good at, what we do best. We have specialised in this arm of the law for many years now and have gained the experience you need to give your claim its best chance of being successful.
On our website, there is a 30-second test which is there for your guidance about the amounts of compensation that are awarded for differing injuries and to let you know if you qualify to make a claim
Our freephone helpline is 0800 689 0500 or from your mobile on 0333 500 0993 and you can speak to one of our friendly advisors who will help you all they can with your faulty product claim in Kircudbright.