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 Weston is defective. If you have been injured by a defective product, then you may have a lawsuit under the laws of Product Liability.
The Law of Product Liability in West Virginia
Defective products are grouped into three different classes in West Virginia.
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 burned the user, this would be a design defect.
Find Assistance for your Product Liability Claim in Weston West Virginia
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 West Virginia.