Have your beauty products caused you to become ill?
With both men and women using increasing amounts of beauty products and cosmetics, the industry is continuing to grow at a fast rate. Luckily, most governments take a keen interest in what each product contains and certain laws prohibit the use of some chemicals.
Whilst people with sensitive skin may experience some discomfort or breakouts following the use of some products, in general, people should be able to use any product without becoming ill or suffering an adverse reaction.
However, to ensure your safety, manufacturers must follow the relevant guidelines. If they intentionally break the law in a bid to save money or a human error means that the wrong chemicals are used, people could be seriously hurt as a result.
Even if manufacturers were to use legal ingredients, they could still cause injuries if they label them improperly. Although people who suffer from serious allergies can avoid allergens by checking the ingredients in a product before using it, they can only do this if the manufacturers label the items correctly.
If the manufacturers use an ingredient but don’t state this on the packaging, they could be held responsible if someone were to suffer a severe allergic reaction as a result.
Can I make a compensation claim with injury solicitors in Ullapool?
Whilst you may not be able to make a claim with injury solicitors in Ullapool if your skin is simply a little sensitive to a product, if you are ill or injured as a result of using it, it’s likely that injury solicitors in Ullapool will be able to help you.
If you find that the company preparing the product hasn’t listed all the ingredients on the packaging and you’re hurt because of this, you too could be eligible to make a claim with injury solicitors in Ullapool and you may receive a significant amount of compensation for the harm that you’ve suffered.
Often, if an illness or injury occurs because of a product, it can be independently tested so it could be relatively easy for you and your injury solicitors in Ullapool to prove who was responsible for your injuries, which could make it even easier to make a claim.
If you’re concerned about the claims process or you’re worried that it will cost too much to make a claim with injury solicitors, why not contact us? At Accident Advice Helpline we understand that many people worry about their finances when it comes to making a claim which is why we operate on a no win no fee basis. When you make a claim with us, you won’t be required to pay anything at all upfront so there’s no need to worry about how to pay for your claim.
Just call Accident Advice Helpline on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile to find out more and we’ll be happy to help.
Date Published: 14th May 2014