Product Liability refers to the responsibility of a manufacturer or vendor of goods to compensate for injury caused by defective merchandise that it has provided for sale. If you have been injured due to the defect of a product it is important to speak with a qualified Product Liability Lawyer Tyler, TX.
Individuals injured or harmed by an unsafe product, actually may have a Cause of Action against the persons who designed, manufactured, sold, or furnished that product. In Texas, some consumers have hailed the rapid growth of product liability litigation as an effective tool for Consumer Protection.
Product liability is strict liability for manufacturing defects that make a product unreasonably dangerous. Manufacturers and others who distribute and sell goods argue that product liability verdicts added to the cost of goods sold. Product liability claims are quite different than a simple personal injury claim. To fully obtain the amount one is owed these claims must be handled carefully and with due diligence. A skilled product liability lawyer can assist with getting you the compensation that you deserve.
The statute of limitations is generally two years from the date the defective product caused an injury. Before the statute of limitations expires you must either settle your claim or file a lawsuit to pursue your claim.
In addition, it is important to speak with a Board Certified Personal Injury Trial Lawyer by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization, such as Cheryl Wulf who has the knowledge and experience to resolve you product liability claim. You should speak to a product liability lawyer today to learn your rights regarding your specific case.
Evaluating A Product Liability Claim by a Skilled Product Liability Lawyer
Finally, it is important to know the types of damages that are included in a product liability claim.
- Reasonable medical expenses related to the product liability claim
- Work related income lost due to the product liability claim.
- Permanent physical disfigurement due to the product liability claim
- Mental anguish from the personal injury
- Pain and suffering relating to the injury claim
- Physical impairment
Contact Me for a Free Review of your Product Liability Claim
For a free no obligation consultation on your possible product liability claim contact me directly at (903) 525-9869. I handle this type of claim in all of East Texas.