Manufacturers have a duty to the public to ensure that products are tested, to ensure that products are safe, and to warn customers of any risks. Unfortunately, sometimes manufacturers fail to live up to their obligations and they sell dangerous products to customers that cause serious injuries or even death.
If you or a loved one is harmed because of a faulty good or service, an Okeechobee defective product liability attorney can assist you in understanding your legal rights and in pursuing a claim for compensation. Call Steinger, Iscoe & Greene today to talk with a member of our legal team about your case and to learn about your rights under Florida law. Our attorneys can evaluate your case and can provide answers to questions including:
Under Florida law, victims of injuries resulting from defective products can make many kinds of legal arguments in an attempt to prove that a manufacturer should be held responsible for losses. Some of the arguments that you can make are based on:
An experienced defective product lawyer in Okeechobee will help you decide on the best arguments to make to hold the manufacturer liable.
There are a number of different approaches that you can take to pursue a claim for compensation when harmed by a dangerous product. Your options include:
There are pros and cons to each approach to recovering damages caused by a defective product. The bottom line is that you need to be proactive and pursue some type of legal action so you don’t end up with significant financial loss.
Your attorney can help you decide on the best way to maximize the chances that the manufacturer will cover your medical bills, lost income, pain and suffering damages, emotional distress damages, or the losses caused by the wrongful death of a loved one.
At Steinger, Iscoe & Greene, our attorneys have helped many Florida clients take legal action after a product hurt them. We can put our legal knowledge and experience to work to help you decide on how best to pursue your case. We can also negotiate on your behalf or stand up for you in court to get you the money you need to cover your costs and losses. Contact us today to schedule your free consultation and learn more about how we can represent you.