If you or a loved one has been injured due to a faulty product, it might be time for you to consult with a defective product lawyer Las Vegas, NV residents trust.
When a consumer uses a product, they assume that the product is safe, unfortunately, defective products are the cause of thousands of injuries each year. The experienced defective product attorneys at Eglet Adams in Las Vegas can help you obtain compensation for your injuries and will work to have the product defect corrected, preventing future harm to others.
How do Defective Product Cases Work?
A defective product is defined as a product that is unreasonably dangerous when it is being used for its intended purpose without any alterations or interference. Defective products can cause injuries due to:
- Design defects
- Manufacturing defects
- Marketing defects
While any product can be defective, some industries are more prevalent in defective product lawsuits. Defective product lawsuits are more likely to be brought against auto manufacturers, makers of medical devices and pharmaceuticals, chemical manufacturers and industrial equipment manufacturers.
To recover damages from injuries sustained by a defective product, you must be able to prove that
- The product had an unreasonably dangerous defect
- The defect caused injury while being used for its intended purpose
- The product has not been operationally altered from its original state
It is important to note that damages can be limited substantially in a defective product lawsuit if the injured person knew about the defect before using the product or mishandled the product causing injury.
What to do if you have been injured by a Defective Product?
If you’ve been injured by a defective product, you may be wondering what you should do next. It is important to consult with an experienced defective product lawyer as soon as possible.
All civil lawsuits have a statute of limitations, meaning that lawsuits need to be brought on in a certain time period. The time period varies depending on what type of lawsuit is being brought. A defective product lawyer, Las Vegas, NV, can help you better understand the time limits related to a defective product claim and identify any possibilities for extending deadlines.
Eglet Adams Defective Product Attorneys
Defective product cases can be difficult to win due to most cases being brought against large corporations with the resources to fight the claim. The lawyers at Eglet Adams are equipped to take product defect cases to trial. Litigation can be difficult and expensive, and not every firm has the capacity to successfully try cases. Many will settle early at the disadvantage of the client. Our defective product attorneys have represented numerous clients against large corporate defendants in high-profile product defect cases.
The attorneys at Eglet Adams are skilled defective product lawyers and have obtained more multi-million dollar verdicts than any other catastrophic injury firm in Nevada.
Our firm has secured some of the largest product liability verdicts in the country:
- $524,000,000 in 2013
- $182,600,000 in 2011
- $505,100,000 in 2010
- $41,519,423 in 2007
Contact Eglet Adams, a defective product lawyer, Las Vegas, NV, today for a free consultation where an experienced attorney can review your individual case and help you decide what to do moving forward.
Past results do not guarantee, warrant, or predict future cases.