Compensation Awards in Vermont
Most of the products offered for sale are reasonably safe, and has been tested to verify this fact. However, in fairly rare cases, a product sold or used in Montpelier is defective. When a defective product causes an injury, this brings up the scope of law called Product Liability.
Product Liability Laws in Vermont
There are 3 basic classes of product defects in Vermont.
First, manufacturing defects are those defects that stem from the actual manufacture of the product. For instance, if a desk collapses because the manufacturer did not put in three bolts that were required by the design, this would be a manufacturing defect.
The second type are design defects. Design defects are found when the plans off of which the products are built are faulty themselves. If, for instance, a thermos called for too thin of a material to be used, and hot liquids spilled out and scorched the user, this would be a design defect.
Find Guidance for your Product Liability Claim in Montpelier Vermont
If you owned or used a product, and it hurt you because of one of the above defects, you should hire a Products Liability lawyer in Vermont.