Product Liability Claims Are Complex, But We Can Handle Them
Every day, people are injured or killed by dangerous products that should never have been placed on the market. However, holding manufacturers accountable can be difficult. Few companies are willing to admit that their products are defective. It usually takes considerable effort – and a skilled attorney – to convince the manufacturer to pay for your damages.
At McKnight and McKnight Law, APC, in Bakersfield, California, our lawyers represent people who are injured by defective products ranging from prescription drugs to farm machinery. To discuss a potential product liability claim with an experienced and determined lawyer, send us an email or call us at 661-578-5669. We offer a free initial consultation to explain your rights and your options.
Advocates For Victims Of Defective Products
Our lawyers handle all types of personal injury cases involving all types of consumer and industrial products, including:
- Machinery that lacks proper safety guards
- Prescription drugs that have serious side effects
- Auto defects such as seat belts or other car safety equipment that doesn’t work
- Vehicles that are prone to rollover accidents or fires
- Toys that cause injuries to children
- Chemicals or cosmetic products that cause burns or other injuries
Call us if you do not see the defective product that injured you on this list.
What Caused The Product To Be Defective?
In general, there are three reasons that consumer and commercial products have defects, including:
- Defects in the design of the product
- Defects in the manufacturing of the product
- Defects in the labeling or marketing of the product
We know how to determine the cause of your injury and hold the responsible party liable for your injuries and related losses such as medical bills, lost wages, and pain and suffering. When the accident was fatal, we may seek additional compensation in a wrongful death suit.
We Have The Resources Needed To Win Product Liability Cases
Defective product cases often hinge on investigations made by experts such as engineers, product design specialists, ergonomic experts and other professionals. This work is painstaking and costly. As a successful personal injury law firm, McKnight and McKnight Law, APC, has the financial resources needed to fund these types of investigations and access leading technical experts. In addition, we have the advocacy skills needed to go head-to-head with the high-powered law firms typically retained by manufacturers. We will work diligently to build a strong and successful case for you.