Compensation Awards in Iowa

These days, most products on the local store shelves have been tested for almost any kind of situation. However, sometimes a product in Waukee is defective. If you or a family member has been injured by a defective product, then you may have a case for Products Liability

Product Liability Laws in Iowa

Defective products are classified in 3 basic categories in Iowa.

First, manufacturing defects are those defects that stem from the actual manufacture of the product. For example, if a desk collapses because the manufacturer did not put in three bolts that were required by the design, this would be a manufacturing defect.

The second type is the design defect. This occurs when a product is not of sound design, and will be defective even if made to specifications. For example, if a kitchen knife's specifications call for a metal blade that is extremely thin and brittle, creating a risk that it might break, causing injury, this is a design defect.

First, manufacturing defects are those defects that stem from the actual manufacture of the product. For example, if a desk collapses because the manufacturer did not put in three bolts that were required by the design, this would be a manufacturing defect.

Find Guidance for your Product Liability Claim in Waukee Iowa

If you owned or used a product, and it hurt you because of one of the above defects, you should hire a Products Liability lawyer in Iowa.