Personal injury lawyer Kent
One would have thought, what with the rate technology develops these days, that tech firms could come up with chargers and devices that were not prone to overheating. Hot laptops and charging units are not only annoying to handle, but in some cases could pose the risk of a user suffering an injury as a result of an accident that was not their fault. If this were to happen to you, you might be able to claim compensation from the manufacturer that made the offending equipment.
Overheating devices and getting the help of a personal injury lawyer in Kent
Overheating technology could cause you an injury and lead to needing a personal injury lawyer in a number of ways. Firstly, it could give you burns if it reached a certain temperature. Imagine that you were lying in bed watching something on your laptop. You fall asleep with the device’s battery resting on your stomach, only to wake up having sustained a burn.
In very rare cases, an overeating charger or tech device could even catch fire or cause something close to it to combust. The potential here for you to suffer an injury should be clear. Typically, devices that are capable of inflicting an injury that was not your fault will be recalled by their manufacturer as soon as a problem has been identified, but occasionally, problems during the manufacturing process can mean that some units will overheat when there is not a general issue with the product line.
If you have been injured by an item overeating, you would be best to get on the phone and call the Accident Advice Helpline on one of the numbers at the top of this page to find out if it might be able to offer you the services of one of its first-rate 100% no-win, no-fee personal injury lawyers.
What will it cost?
All of the solicitors used by Accident Advice Helpline work on a 100% no win no fee basis, so you will not have to pay one penny to get your case off the ground and will not be asked to cover any solicitor’s fees if your claim were to be unsuccessful. If you’d like to know more about the whole personal injury process, call AAH today and benefit from as much free advice as you need. You will not be put under any pressure or obligation by making that call.
Date Published: 15th February 2014
Author: David Brown