Everyone has had the experience of having some gadget, toy, or device break, and the feeling that the product was cheap or defective. In most cases, the broken product is an annoyance or an inconvenience, but nothing more. Unfortunately, sometimes that broken product is dangerous, and someone gets hurt. In some cases, the difference is a matter of how badly the device is broken, while in others it is a matter of the device’s function. Every year, thousands of accidents that result in someone being seriously injured, or even killed, are caused by defective consumer products.
An experienced product liability attorney can help if you have been injured by a defective consumer product. A defective consumer product is a consumer product that fits one of the following descriptors:
There are some categories of consumer products that are responsible for a great many of these accidents: gas or electric appliances, power tools, children’s toys and furniture, child safety seats, and auto parts. In each of these cases, it is easy to imagine how a defective product could easily result in a terrible accident. In general, product defects are grouped into three categories:
If you or a loved one have been seriously injured in an accident that was caused by a defective consumer product, speak with a dedicated product liability lawyer immediately to discuss your options. You may be eligible to recover compensation for present and future medical bills, property damage, and lost wages associated with the accident, and you may be protecting other people from serious injury by the same product in the future. We have helped numerous people across the state with product liability claims.
We accept cases in Denver, Boulder and throughout the state of Colorado.