Compensation Awards in New Jersey

Most of the products on the shelves of stores have been tested and retested for safety. However, there are occurrences where a product in Carteret is defective. If you have been hurt by a defective product, then you may have a lawsuit under the laws of Product Liability.

Product Liability Laws

Defective products are classified in 3 basic categories in New Jersey.

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.

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.

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.

Find Guidance for your Product Liability Claim in Carteret New Jersey

If you own or used a product that has hurt you, and you believe it suffers from one of the above defects, you should talk to a Products Liability attorney in New Jersey.