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Defective Product

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Product Liability Attorneys In Las Vegas, NV

Consumers pay a fair price for the products they purchase; in exchange, they expect those products to be safe and in good working condition. To help ensure the products on the market are safe for consumers, the government enforces strict product liability laws. Unfortunately, these laws aren’t always enough to prevent products with dangerous defects from making it to the marketplace and injuring consumers. If a defective product has injured you or a loved one, it is crucial to seek the services of an experienced personal injury attorney to learn about your legal rights and pursue maximum compensation.

Our experienced personal injury lawyers in Las Vegas, Nevada, can help individuals injured due to defective products file a claim against responsible parties and pursue maximum financial compensation. Contact our Nevada law firm today to request a free consultation with one of our dedicated personal injury attorneys!

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What Is A Defective Product?

A defective product is a consumer item with an operational flaw making it dangerous when used for its intended purpose. Generally, a product may possess three types of defects that can cause consumers injury, including the following.

  • Design Defects
  • Manufacturing Defects
  • Marketing Defects

Defective product lawsuits are most commonly filed against auto manufacturers, medical devices and pharmaceuticals, chemical manufacturers, and industrial equipment manufacturers. Contact our product liability law firm to speak with an attorney and learn more!

Nevada’s Defective Product Laws

Nevada’s product liability laws are designed to protect consumers. Nevada follows the doctrine of strict product liability, meaning a defendant is liable for damages when a plaintiff can prove a product is defective, regardless of whether the defendant was intentionally negligent. Specifically, a plaintiff must prove the following elements to establish a claim of strict product liability.

  1. The defendant was either a manufacturer, distributor, or seller of the product
  2. The product was defective
  3. The defect existed when the product left the defendant’s possession
  1. The defective product was used in a way reasonably foreseeable by the defendant
  2. The defect was the cause of the injury/damage suffered by the plaintiff

Compensable Damages In Defective Product Lawsuits

If you or a loved one have been injured by a defective product, you may be entitled to compensation for economic and non-economic damages. Here are some examples of compensable damages victims can seek.

  • Medical Expenses (Prescription Costs, Ambulance Fees, Etc.)
  • Loss Of Present & Future Wages
  • Rehabilitation Costs
  • Pain & Suffering
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How Our Defective Product Lawyers Can Help

The injury attorneys with our Las Vegas law firm believe that negligent parties should be held responsible for injuries suffered by individuals exposed to a defective product. If you or a loved one have been injured by a defective product, don’t hesitate to contact an experienced personal injury lawyer. Our Las Vegas lawyers can help defective product victims file a claim in a timely fashion, identify responsible parties, and pursue maximum compensation for their damages. Contact Pursiano Barry Bruce Demetriades Simon LLP today to request a free, no-obligation case consultation with our personal injury lawyers in Las Vegas!

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