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Clarksville Defective Product Lawyer

In Clarksville, TN, when you purchase a product, you have certain legal rights as a consumer. Whether you purchase a tool, toy, kitchen utensil, vehicle, machinery, or another item you have the right to expect that the item will be safe if used for its intended purpose. If a company designs or manufactures a product that causes harm, the company should be held accountable under product liability law.

Dangerous or defective products can cause a consumer severe personal injury. The Clarksville, TN, attorneys at Hughes & Coleman are well-versed in product liability law. When a consumer is harmed due to a defective product, a number of parties could be held responsible for releasing a product that they knew or should’ve known posed a risk to consumers.

If you or someone you love was injured due to a dangerous or defective product, you need a personal injury lawyer to fight for you during this difficult time. To speak to a defective products liability lawyer, contact us at 800-800-4600 or fill out the free case evaluation contact form on our website. Our personal injury law firm in Clarksville, TN, works on a contingent fee basis, which means you pay no fees unless you receive compensation.

Common Types of Clarksville, TN Defective Product Claims

If you were injured by a defective or dangerous product, you may have grounds to file a lawsuit against the manufacturer, distributor, or wholesaler – depending on how the product was defective. A Clarksville, TN, defective products liability lawyer can review your claim, determine who was at fault, file a lawsuit, and help you recover financial compensation for your injury.

The following are some common types of product liability claims that a personal injury lawyer in Clarksville, TN, can help you with:

  • Defective manufacturing: These types of product defects occur when a manufactured item does not meet safe design specifications. It may be an error made on just one manufactured product, or an entire production run could be affected. When filing this type of claim, your lawyer will need to prove that the product that caused your injury was defective when it left the factory.

 

  • Design defect: These types of product liability lawsuits are filed when an item is manufactured according to design specifications but doesn’t meet a consumer’s expectations for safety. The flaw likely affected all of the company’s manufactured products. If you sustained an injury due to a design defect, contact a Clarksville or Nashville, TN, defective products lawyer as soon as possible.

 

  • Failure to provide warnings or instructions: A product liability lawsuit can be filed against a manufacturer for failing to provide clear instructions for safe product use or failing to warn about potential dangers. The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) maintains the rules and regulations for product safety signs and labels. If you sustained an injury due to a product that failed to provide warnings or instructions, contact Clarksville or Nashville, TN, products liability lawyer today.
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Types of Defective Products Liability Claims We Accept

There are many different types of products in Clarksville or Nashville, TN, that may be dangerous or defective. If a dangerous or defective product has harmed you, a lawyer from Hughes & Coleman can help you pursue a products liability claim. Contact us at 800-800-4600 or fill out the contact form on our website.

The following are just some of the claims a defective products liability lawyer from our law firm may be able to help you with:

  • Toys can be hazardous to children if they contain small parts, balloons, or balls that a child could choke on. Manufacturers are responsible for designing toys that aren’t dangerous and including warning labels specifying what age groups the toys are safe for.

 

  • Vehicles with defects contribute to accidents that cause traumatic injuries or death. Even a slight defect in a single part can cause a problem in a vehicle and prove to be fatal. If you or someone you love in Clarksville, TN, sustained an injury due to a defective vehicle part, contact a products liability lawyer as soon as possible; you may be entitled to financial compensation.

 

  • Scaffolding defects contribute to thousands of construction fall injuries each year. These injuries are often severe, resulting in traumatic brain injury, spinal injury, or electrocution. If you sustained an injury due to defective scaffolding, a product liability lawyer can help you pursue a claim against the manufacturer of the scaffolding.

 

  • Tools that are defective can lead to serious injuries resulting in loss of a limb, lacerations, loss of vision, neck and back damage, or other major injuries. If manufacturing defects or design flaws result in serious injury, our law firm believes that the tool manufacturer should be held accountable.

 

Manufacturing equipment injuries may occur as a result of OSHA violations, manufacturing defects, or design flaws. Meat cutters, saws, power presses, and other machinery can crush or amputate limbs. Manufacturers and employers are responsible for the safety of their equipment and should be held liable when someone is injured due to equipment malfunction.

What Compensation Can You Recover For Your Injuries?

Defective products can cause injury both to users and bystanders. Victims may be left having to manage medical expenses, rehabilitation therapy, and emotional anxiety. Their injuries may leave them unable to work and provide for their families.

While a defective products liability lawyer can’t take away the pain of your injuries, we can help you recover the financial compensation you need to receive top medical care for your injuries and the income to support you and your family.

Damages in a Clarksville or Nashville, TN, products liability lawsuit may include:

  • Medical expenses
  • Lost wages
  • Loss of future earning potential
  • Rehabilitation therapy
  • Pain and suffering
  • Loss of consortium
  • Punitive damages

Contact Us To Schedule a Free Consultation

Our personal injury lawyers have helped many people in Clarksville and Nashville, TN, recover compensation for devastating injuries caused by defective products. We have also represented families in wrongful death lawsuits against manufacturers. Our attorneys care about their clients and work hard to produce the best possible outcomes for them.

When you decide to file a claim, our defective products liability law firm will sit down with you for a free consultation. We will carefully listen to the details of your accident and determine if our law firm can help you with your case. Our Clarksville, TN, personal injury lawyers work on a contingent fee basis. This means that you pay nothing out of pocket – we get paid only if we recover compensation for you.

If you or someone you love was injured or killed due to a defective product, don’t hesitate to contact our law firm today. Fill out the online contact form or call us at 800-800-4600. Someone is available 24/7, 365 days a year, to take your call.

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