Compensation Awards in Kentucky
When you walk into a store these days, you can expect that almost every item on the shelves has been tested and re-tested for safety. However, on rare times, a product in Russellville is defective. If you or a loved one has been harmed by such a product, you could have a lawsuit that uses the laws of Product Liability.
The Law of Product Liability in Kentucky
There are 3 basic categories of product defects in Kentucky.
The first type are manufacturing defects. These are defects that occur when a product was assembled or made improperly. For example, if a table has a sound design, but during assembly two key bolts were not installed, this would be a manufacturing defect.
Second, design defects are defects that are present because the design is faulty. For instance, if a coffee mug melts any time hot coffee is put in because the design called for the faulty material, this would be a design defect.
Help for your Product Liability Claim in Russellville Kentucky
If you believe a product caused you injuries by one or more of the defects described above, your best bet would be to contact a qualified Products Liability lawyer in Kentucky.