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Experienced Product Liability Lawsuit Representation

Commercial product manufacturers and distributers are responsible for providing consumers with products that will not threaten their health and safety. When companies rush products to market, or fail to fulfill this obligation for any number of reasons, personal injuries can result. In fact, according to U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission statistics, nearly 30 million American sustain injuries every year due to defective products. These injuries can lead to serious physical, emotional, and financial outcomes, placing tremendous burdens on victims and their families. If you or a loved one have suffered a defective product injury, the personal injury attorneys at Levine & Slavit, PLLC can represent you in a product liability lawsuit in the greater New York City and Long Island area. At Levine & Slavit, PLLC we have been providing just personal injury verdicts and settlements to our clients for decades. Contact us today to learn more about our expertise, and determine whether the circumstances of your injury warrant legal action.

Defining Defective Products

Close up of barcode Product liability laws are designed to protect consumers from the manufacture and distribution of defective commercial products. When a defective product causes an injury, product liability laws allow the victim to sue for damages. Products may be determined to be defective if they exhibit one or more of the following flaws:

In many product liability cases, whether manufacturers attempted to address the defect is irrelevant. If a flawed product causes catastrophic injury or wrongful death, the manufacturer is still liable for damages, regardless of whether or not they made an effort to prevent defects.

Types of Product Liability Cases

Any consumer product can have design, manufacturing, or marketing defects. Product liability claims have been filed for a variety of product types, including:

Any party involved in the design, manufacture, or marketing of a product may be held liable in product liability cases. Victims may be entitled to compensation for any physical, emotional, and financial damages incurred.

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Arriving at the verdict and settlement that defective product victims deserve requires a great deal of legal knowledge and skill. These types of cases are complex, and defendants, particularly large cooperations, often have vast legal resources. To ensure you receive fair compensation, you need the experience of a personal injury attorney with a long-standing and proven record of delivering justice to their clients. Contact Levine & Slavit, PLLC and schedule your consultation today.

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Past Results

Department Store Escalator Accident - Verdict $3,000,000.00

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Fire on Night of the 2003 Blackout – Failure to Provide Safe Means of Egress – 13-Year Old Jumps and Breaks Both Legs – Settlement $475,000.00

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