Product liability is one of the most difficult types of personal injury lawsuits to represent. In general, the product must be designed defectively, packaged poorly, manufactured improperly, or sold or marketed in an unsafe manner. However, the difficulty lies in the fact that you have to use a legal approach especially suited to each product type.
We handle all types of product Defective Product Liability Lawsuits in New York, but here are a few examples to help you understand what types of products often cause injuries:
- Medical devices
- Drugs and vaccines
- Child safety seats
- Motorcycles, boats, bicycles, and scooters
- Faulty foreign products
- Food recalls or foods contaminated with salmonella or E. coli
- Unsafe children’s toys and baby furniture
Sometimes, you’ll be one of the victims injured by a product you hear about on the news. But most of the time, that’s not the case. Thousands of cases go under the radar of the local and national news each year.