Compensation Awards in Tennessee

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 Bolivar is defective. If you or a loved one has been injured by such a product, you could have a lawsuit that utilizes the laws of Product Liability.

Laws of Product Liability in Tennessee

There are three forms of defects that the laws of Product Liability encompass in Tennessee.

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.

The second type are design defects. These defects exist when they are ingrained in a product's design, and the product cannot be safely manufactured, even if made to specifications. For instance, if an electric saw lacks an emergency shutoff switch, this would be a design defect.

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.

Help for your Product Liability Claim in Bolivar Tennessee

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 Tennessee.