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When you buy a product, it is supposed to be safe for its intended use. You are supposed to be able to use it out of the box (or once you follow the instructions to set it up), and you should not have to worry that it will malfunction, tip over or otherwise cause you or another member of your family harm.
But, while this is the way it is supposed to be, in reality, this is not always the case. Many consumer products are defective; and, each year, millions of people get injured and lose loved ones due to product defects. If this has happened to you, our Valdosta product liability attorneys can help you, and we encourage you to contact us for a free consultation about your legal rights.
There is not a list of specific product types that have the potential to be defective. The reason for this is simple: All consumer products can have defects. No matter what you buy or where you buy it, there is a chance that it could be defective. With that said some examples of the types of products that are most-commonly defective include:
Not every product-related accident is the result of a product defect. Some activities (such as sports and using tools) can lead to injuries even when the products used are not defective. However, many products do have defects, and these defects can take three different forms:
To find out if you have a product liability claim as the result of a defect in a consumer product, contact us to schedule a free consultation. To speak with one of our product liability attorneys in Valdosta, call 888-989-1185 or get in touch online now.