We use various products throughout any given day, and generally don’t think twice about it. This includes medical devices, motor vehicles, and powerful machinery. These products have a huge impact on our lives. However, sometimes an accident happens where a device causes a serious injury or even a tragic death. A defective product can fail at any moment, and you may have horrific injuries that require significant medical attention. Many people even require continued medical operations and therapy for years after being hurt by a defective product. If you or a loved one are in pain due to a defective product in San Antonio, contact a skilled product liability lawyer to seek the compensation that you need.
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Those who manufacture and assemble things for sale must take reasonable steps to make sure their products are safe to use. They must also make sure to warn people about their potential dangers. This also applies to those who sell and distribute products to customers. Unfortunately, people in the San Antonio area are injured by defective products every year. Every injury is unique, and your road to recovery can be difficult. Texas product liability law allows for injured individuals to seek compensation from the at-fault parties. This requires an experienced San Antonio personal injury lawyer, who understands how to prove negligence in product liability claims and secure what you need to recover.
Contact Begum Law Group and speak to The Law Giant about how a San Antonio product liability lawyer can help. Call us today at 210-921-2200 or via our online form. We offer free, no- risk consultations, and don’t charge upfront fees. We only get paid when you recover compensation.
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We all need to practice reasonable safety precautions to prevent accidents that could injure others. This legal standard is often known as practicing “due care.” A person can cause a dangerous situation if they are acting in a reckless or negligent manner. Those injured in an accident can recover financial compensation from the party whose negligent behavior caused the accident which resulted in harm. Product liability cases revolve around a failure to practice reasonable due care by someone who designs, builds, assembles, or sells a product. If their unreasonable actions caused your injury, you can file a lawsuit to seek the necessary financial compensation.
Every product liability case is different, with unique factors and elements to consider. Sometimes it may seem as though the negligence of the other party is obvious. But, these cases are usually highly technical and hard-fought by everyone involved. An experienced and knowledgeable product liability attorney can succeed by demonstrating each of the following:
The details of every product liability case is different, and the legal issues are often complex. However, almost every situation can be placed into one of the following categories:
The Consumer Safety Protection Commission finds that there are tens of thousands of defective product injuries in Texas every year. It can often be difficult to determine whether a poorly designed or built product caused a serious accident. People are hurt while on the road, working, or engaging in recreational activities. Many defective product accidents take place when people are performing ordinary and routine actions.
The injury lawyers at Begum Law Group have helped many injured clients through every step of their recovery. Some examples of recent product liability accidents in the San Antonio area include:
Being hurt can be extremely stressful for you and your family. It’s understandable for anyone to be uncertain about what to do. The insurance companies involved will seek to reduce their liability to pay you damages. If they feel that their client may hold responsibility, they may try and get you to accept a low financial settlement offer. It’s important not to accept an offer or sign any statement until first speaking with your lawyer. A knowledgeable San Antonio product liability lawyer will know how to investigate the actual cause of your accident and identify the underlying issues. This may require consulting with industry experts to help establish where a product failed and how it led to your injury.
At Begum Law Group, we have decades of experience negotiating with insurance companies on behalf of our clients. We understand how important it is for you to get all of the compensation that you deserve. Getting an acceptable financial settlement offer requires the strongest possible case. This is done by gathering all relevant evidence including product specifications, witness statements, and medical records. The insurance companies know that our record of successful trial results and our reputation for fighting for our clients. If you do not get an adequate settlement offer, we will take your case to court. We can help you recover damages for things like:
It’s always important to seek medical attention as soon as possible after being hurt in an accident. Your injuries can get much worse if not quickly addressed. Additionally, many product-related injuries are not obvious at first. It’s understandable for anyone to be confused about what to do. A knowledgeable lawyer will ensure that you take the necessary steps and explain how to take advantage of the legal system, so you get the compensation you need to move on with your life.
After seeking medical help and calling a product liability lawyer, you should:
is the national median award in product liability cases according to the U.S. Department of Justice.
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Defective product accidents can be devastating. At Begum Law Group, we have decades of experience and a passion for getting justice for victims. Contact The Law Giant today and speak with a skilled San Antonio product liability lawyer. You can call 210-921-2200 or submit a request online to schedule a free, no-risk consultation.