Compensation Awards in Pennsylvania
Most of the products you see for sale are safe, and have been tested to ensure that this is the case. However, there are certain occasions in which a product in Economy is defective. When a defective product causes an injury, this brings up the area of law called Product Liability.
Product Liability Laws
Defective products are categorized in 3 basic categories in Pennsylvania.
The first type are manufacturing defects. These are defects that happen when a product was assembled or made improperly. For instance, 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 example, if a coffee mug melts any time hot coffee is put in because the design called for the improper material, this would be a design defect.
Find Assistance for your Product Liability Claim in Economy Pennsylvania
If a product you own or used has injured you and you believe that it falls into one of the above categories of defects, you should speak to an experienced Products Liability attorney in Pennsylvania.