Compensation Awards in New Jersey
Most of the products on the shelves of stores have been tested and retested for safety. However, there are occasions where a product in Englewood is defective. If you or a family member has been harmed by a defective product, you may have a Products Liability case.
Laws Regarding Product Liability in New Jersey
Three different kinds of defects are classified in the laws of Product Liability 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.
Help for your Product Liability Claim in Englewood New Jersey
If you owned or used a product, and it injured you because of one of the above defects, you should contact a Products Liability lawyer in New Jersey.