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Designers, manufacturers, distributors and retailers are responsible to consumers for producing safe products. When a company fails to adhere to safety standards and injuries result, you may be entitled to compensation.

Product Liability Attorney in Louisville, Kentucky

Advocating for consumer safety across Kentucky

Product liability attorney Chris Haden has years of experience helping consumers recover for injuries resulting from a variety of product liability claims, including:

  • Manufacturing defects
  • Design defects
  • Failure to warn

How product liability is different from other personal injury claims

Unlike many types of personal injury claims, product liability claims do not necessarily require proof of negligence. You can often recover for injuries that occurred even if the companies that designed, produced or sold the products acted with care and in good faith. Your claim might be covered under other legal standards, such as:

  • Negligence — Corporations are held liable for careless manufacturing mistakes or design defects that cause injury.
  • Breach of warranty — Companies make guarantees to consumers that their products are safe. When you are injured while using a product as intended, the company may have breached its warranty to you.
  • Strict liability — The doctrine of strict liability recognizes that consumers have the right to purchase and use products with the expectation that they are safe.
  • Recalls and safety standards

Product liability lawsuits have in many ways changed consumer safety across the country. By exposing the dangers of a product to the public, you improve industry safety standards as you recover financial compensation for the injuries that have affected you and your family. Sadly, many products are only recalled or made safe after a consumer was injured or killed.

Types of products involved on product liability lawsuits

Product liability cases are not limited to only one type of product. In fact, there are many different types of products that can be involved in a product liability case, including:

  • Children’s toys
  • Medical devices
  • Motor vehicle parts
  • Machinery
  • Power tools
  • Defective and dangerous drugs
  • Electrical appliances
  • Explosives and fireworks
  • Computer equipment
  • Industrial equipment

Regardless of the type of product that caused your injuries, you should contact a law firm that has experience representing victims injured by faulty products to determine your rights and assess whether your case should be pursued in court.

Call us today for a free consultation

If you or a loved one in Kentucky has suffered an injury from the use of a product of any kind, please contact The Haden Law Office. We will review your case at no charge.

Representing product liability victims and their families across Kentucky

The Haden Law Office is proud to represent victims injured by negligently designed or defective products throughout Kentucky, including Louisville, Lexington, Bowling Green, Owensboro, Florence, Georgetown, Henderson, Elizabethtown, Ashland, Pikeville, Frankfort, and Paducah.