Should you make a faulty product claim?
When you purchase an item, you should expect it to be in good working order. It can be extremely inconvenient to discover that it has a fault or is defective in some way as it often means that the item will need to be returned or exchanged.
However, in addition to being inconvenient, a faulty product can also be dangerous. If you purchase a toy for a young child, for example, you should ensure that it is working properly and that there are no loose or missing parts.
Similarly, any electrical appliance should be thoroughly tested before its used due to the catastrophic consquences of a fault occurring.
Of course, it isn’t always possible to predict when a fault will appear and there is a chance that you could be hurt because of a defective item. In such circumstances, you could be eligible to take legal action and a personal injury lawyer in Penzance may be able to help.
Making a claim with a personal injury lawyer in Penzance
When you suffer injuries that were caused by someone else, a personal injury lawyer in Penzance should be able to help you to make a claim for compensation. This extends to injuries caused by faulty products as well.
If the manufacturer is responsible, you could take action against the company and you should be awarded compensation. In addition to this, you and your personal injury lawyer in Penzance, may be able to alert them of an issue with the product which could help to prevent other people from getting hurt.
What injuries can you make a claim for?
When you take legal action after an accident, you can make a claim for almost any type of injury, providing you’ve received medical treatment for it. Although people often don’t think to contact a personal injury lawyer in Penzance when they’ve suffered a relatively minor injury, you could be able to make a claim if you’ve received medical treatment for it.
If you’re unsure whether or not you’ll be able to take action, why not get in touch with our personal injury team today? We’re always happy to help and we’ll provide any information you need.
Contact Accident Advice Helpline now
To learn more about obtaining compensation after an accident, contact us now on 0800 689 0500 or 0333 500 0993 if you’re calling from a mobile and we’ll do everything we can to provide the help you need.
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