Accidents and injuries happen every day, and sometimes they occur because of the food, medications, products, toys, and devices that we use. It can be frustrating and even devastating when you’re injured because a company manufactured a defective product or failed to adequately warn you of its dangers. Not only do you have to deal with the stress and pain of your physical recovery, you also have to navigate the financial side of your injury, like how you’ll pay for the medical treatment you need today as well as the treatment you might need in the future. And on top of all that, you only have one chance to get it right. You’ll need a good North Carolina products defect lawyer.
Good Lawyers can:
Thoroughly investigate your accident
Explain your options
Guide you through the claims process
Negotiate with the at-fault party and its insurance company
File a lawsuit if necessary
Above all else, fight for you
We get it. And we can help. Under North Carolina law, you have the right to be compensated when a company’s negligence, recklessness, or intentional actions harm you. Our skilled products defect lawyers have more than 25 combined years experience representing and defending the same insurance companies you’ll be up against and use that experience to help clients like you. No case is too small; if it’s important to you, it’s important to us.
Types of Defective Product Accidents You May Be Involved In
There are many different types of products that regularly cause injuries to consumers and the public. Some of the most common types of defective products cases we see are:
Vehicles, including cars and motorcycles
Types of Injuries You May Suffer From
Defective products can cause minor and serious injuries bodily injuries to everyone involved. Some of the most common types of injuries we see in our cases are:
Back and spine injuries
Injuries to teeth, gums, tongue, and mouth
Sprained and bruised knees, ankles, wrists, hips, and shoulders
Fire, electrocution, and burns
Chest and abdominal injuries
Anxiety and psychological injuries
Types of Damages You Could Recover
The injuries you suffered in your defective product accident may entitle you to monetary payments and compensation. Some of the most common types of damages recovered in our cases are:
Medical bills paid/reimbursed
Future medical expenses
Lost wages and income for time you missed at work
Pain and suffering/mental anguish
Loss of consortium if your accident affected your relationship with your spouse
Permanent disability, scarring, or disfigurement
Punitive damages to punish the other party for particularly bad, reckless, or outrageous conduct that caused your injuries
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