Call injury solicitors in Horning for help with your defective product claim
It does not matter what the goods are — if the product you have purchased causes an injury that needs medical attention, you may be entitled to claim compensation from the manufacturer, producer or importer. They are supposed to ensure that their goods are safe to be sold to the public. If they fail in this duty, then they could well have to face injury solicitors in Horning if the injured party decides to make a personal injury claim.
Whether the goods are small or large, or if they were bought for you as a present, these factors do not come into the matter. Faulty goods can cause serious injuries and the responsible party should be made to pay.
How they can avoid having to face injury solicitors in Horning
When checking their products for safety, if they find any potential risk at all they should:
- Warn consumers about any potential risks;
- Provide information to help consumers understand the risks;
- Monitor the safety of products; and
- Take action if safety problems are found.
Electric shocks, burns, abrasions and many other injuries can be the result of a defective products. Most of us have heard of cars being recalled. Just imagine a fault on a car causing an accident — the consequences could be dire.
Reporting your faulty goods to Trading Standards Officers
Trading Standards Officers have the powers to make sure faulty goods are taken off the market. They are responsible for safety and can:
- Prosecute the guilty party, which can mean heavy fines or imprisonment;
- Demand the recall of any unsafe products;
- Order the sales to stop; and
- Get permission from the courts to destroy the goods.
Injury solicitors in Horning at Accident Advice Helpline can help with your personal injury claim
Accident Advice Helpline have the expertise and knowledge you need to make your personal injury claim as simple, quick and efficient as possible. We have helped many thousand of claimants injured through no fault of their own to make personal injury compensation claims, among which have been many defective products claims.
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.
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 we have a reputation for providing complete customer satisfaction.
Our freephone helpline, 0800 180 4123, is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Call us and you can speak to one of our friendly advisors, who will talk through your accident and injuries and make sure you have all the information you need to decide if you want to make a personal injury claim. Contacting us puts you under no obligation to make a claim and we will not pressurise you into it either.
Date Published: 10th January 2014
Author: David Brown