Product Liability Law in Los Angeles California

by Armen Kiramijyan on Sep. 16, 2019

Accident & Injury Personal Injury Accident & Injury  Products Liability Accident & Injury  Wrongful Death 

Summary: Under California law manufacturers, distributors and sellers of commercial products have a responsibility to consumers to ensure their products are safe for consumer use.

Product is considered defective in case it is more dangerous than a reasonable user would expect it to be under reasonably predictable circumstances. The product is defective in case the consumer is using it in an ordinary way for which it is intended, but it causes injury because of essential fault in the product itself. Though, if the consumer uses a product in a dangerous and unusual way, the product cannot be considered defective.

The examples of product liability claims can include unsafe children’s toys, defective autos and auto parts, faulty kitchen, defective motorcycle gear, appliances, defective pharmaceutical drugs, specialized equipment and tools for manufacturing and construction...

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