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Defective Products Liability

New York Lawyers

Every year, defective products seriously injure or kill thousands of people. Any product can be potentially dangerous if it is poorly designed or fails to carry the proper warning.

Defective products that result in serious injuries or death can be included in but are not limited to the following categories:

    • Consumer Products:
      • Goods and services that are bought and used by the consumer;
    • Commercial Products:
      • Goods used for the purpose of gain by businesses;
    • Unsafe Drugs and Pharmaceutical Products:
      • Medications with harmful side effects:
        • These can include developing cancer, infertility, altered genetics, birth defects, organ failure, and many other temporary or permanent results;
        • Be sure to read and educate yourself on all potential side effects before taking any medication or product;
      • Keep a copy of receipts for all your prescriptions and over-the-counter medications;
      • Immediately contact the hospital, your doctor(s) or other medical providers should you become ill;
    • Defective Medical Devices:
      • These devices malfunction and result in serious injury or even death. 
      • For more, refer to the FDA’s official website on how determinations are made to review medical devices: FDA MEDICAL DEVICE REPORTING
    • Defective Design:
      • The product was designed improperly;
      • There is a manfacturing defect in the way it was made;
      • There are inadequate or no warning labels on how to use the product correctly;
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If you or a loved one has been injured by a defective product, taking the following steps can help you in a potential lawsuit:

  •  Get medical attention immediately;
  • Keep the defective product, it’s the most important piece of evidence, and store it in a safe location;
  • Take photographs or video of the defective product after your incident;
  • Save your receipts when you purchase the product;
  • Research the product on the web so you are up to date on the manufacturing; 

Contact our firm today for a free consultation for more information regarding defective products lawsuits.