Americans use untold numbers of products every day – basic appliances, computer equipment, vehicles, cleaning products, pharmaceuticals, and many more. Certain products, however, may cause injury if they are defective. You’ve probably seen more than one news story about a defective product being recalled after causing serious injury or death to consumers. In these cases, injured plaintiffs may be able to sue the corporations and individuals responsible for placing the defective and dangerous product into the stream of commerce. If you have suffered harm or injury from a defective product, The Bergen County Reinartz Law Firm can help.
Product Liability in Bergen County
Products liability claims typically fall under one of the following three categories – design defect, manufacturing defect or failure to warn. Injuries can range from lacerations and broken bones, to death and dismemberment. There may be various liable parties in these cases – manufacturers, distributors, installers, suppliers, maintainers, and others in the product’s chain of supply and custody. The New Jersey Products Liability Act is the applicable body of law for New Jersey products liability claims. Some common types of products liability lawsuits involve:
- Medical Devices
- Children’s and Baby Products
- Motor Vehicles
- Manufacturing Equipment
- Industrial Machinery
- Chemicals and hazardous Materials
- Agricultural Equipment
- Food Contamination
About The Reinartz Law Firm
At The Reinartz Law Firm, we hold manufacturers, distributors and users of defective products liable when the product causes injury. We have many years of experience litigating these complex claims and have developed a network of medical and technical expert witnesses who we call upon assist with these claims. We have a stellar reputation amongst clients and peers, as well as a number of accolades demonstrating our dedication to our craft.
If you or a loved one has been harmed by a defective product, contact our Bergen County, New Jersey law firm to help you pursue justice and the maximum possible compensation for your injuries. We offer a confidential, free consultation to discuss your case.