Compensation Awards in West Virginia
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 Dunbar 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 in West Virginia
Defective products are categorized in 3 basic categories in West Virginia.
Manufacturing defects are the first. These are defects that come from the actual production and making of the product. For instance, if essential screws, which are called for in the design, are not installed in a chair, and the chair breaks when someone sits on it as a result, this is 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 incorrect material, this would be a design defect.
Assistance for your Product Liability Claim in Dunbar West Virginia
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 West Virginia.