When a component of your car, truck, motorcycle or a recreational vehicle (ATV, boat, Jet Ski or snowmobile) breaks down, you probably visit a mechanic. However, when that breakdown causes injury or death in eastern Pennsylvania – for example, if the vehicle failed to brake in time to avoid an accident – the injured are advised to get emergency medical treatment, then call Philadelphia products liability attorneys.
Even something as simple as a parking brake failure can lead to injury and death. Honda recalled 800,000 vehicles at the end of 2012, a worrying number, as it was just one of 10 major recalls by the auto industry that year. Equally disturbing is how a Honda minivan slipping out of its parking position can leave a path of death and destruction in hilly terrain.
A Philadelphia defective product lawyer often gets involved in any type of product failure cases – the injuries inflicted can be severe and deadly, and the medical costs can be considerable. Consider who and what is affected by defective products:
Most parents and homeowners would rather that everything works according to how they are advertised. However, when they don’t and expensive injury results, contact the attorneys at [ln::firm_name]. Based in Philadelphia, the firm has considerable experience representing plaintiffs in product liability lawsuits. The firm also has offices in Media, Pennsylvania and Westmont, New Jersey.