Defective products pose a serious threat to consumer safety and can cause an unsuspecting person to suffer serious injury or death.
If you or someone you love has been harmed by a defective product, you may be entitled to compensation through a product liability claim.
The Las Vegas product liability attorneys at Henness & Haightare dedicated to fighting for the rights of consumers. Contact us to find out if you can pursue legal action against a negligent manufacturer. You may be entitled to compensation for your medical bills and pain and suffering.
Types of Defects
Most product liability cases are based on one of three types of defects:
- Design defect: A flaw that was present in the product from its initial inception. The product was defective before it was manufactured and has an inherent error in its design that makes it unsafe.
- Manufacturing defect: A defect that occurred when the product was manufactured.
- Marketing defect: The product was misrepresented to consumers, was improperly labeled, did not have sufficient instructions or had inadequate safety instructions.
Our product liability lawyers will help you identify the cause of the defect that harmed you or your loved one. We will then use this to help you properly bring a claim against the party responsible for the product’s defect.
Types of Product Liability Claims
There are several types of product liability claims that can be filed. Our attorneys will analyze the circumstances of your injury to determine which type of case is appropriate for you.
In Nevada, manufacturers, distributors, and sellers of defective products can be held