Product Liability

Thousands of people in Kentucky are injured every year by products that are defectively designed or manufactured. If you have been injured by a defective or dangerous product, the lawyers at Slechter Law Firm can help you receive compensation from the manufacturer, the store that sold the product, or both.

You have many legal avenues you can pursue. Allow us to help you decide the best course of action. We're fully licensed to practice law in Kentucky, as well as Indiana and Tennessee.

Here are some examples of dangerous products:

  • Defective machines that injure workers
  • Defective drugs that cause injuries and birth defects
  • Defective toys or clothing that injure children
  • Defective recreational products
  • Defective tires, such as tires prone to blowouts and tire tread separation
  • Defective auto parts, such as seat belts and air bags that cause injuries
  • Defectively designed products, such as Sports Utility Vehicles (SUVs) and All Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) that are prone to rollovers in accidents
  • Defective deer stands, which collapse, causing injury to the hunter.

To prove evidence of liability, it's important for you to maintain the product in its immediate post-accident state. You have up to one year from the date of your injury to file a product injury claim. Our lawyers are members of both the American Justice Association and the Kentucky Justice Association. Through these information-sharing organizations, we have the capability of determining within minutes if anyone else has been injured by the same product that caused your injury.

How Do I Know If My Injuries Are Serious Enough To File A Claim?

Product liability cases can be extremely complicated. That's why it's crucial you hire an experienced, knowledgeable Louisville product liability lawyer who can stand up for your rights and fight vigorously for the compensation you rightfully deserve. At the Slechter Law Firm, we're eager to be your legal advocate. We don't dictate what you should do. You make the final decision. You're in charge.

Almost any kind of product can be defective. The nature and severity of the threat posed by a particular defect depends largely upon the product's intended use. If a loved one dies as a result of a product defect, you may have grounds for a wrongful death case. You might be entitled to financial compensation for defects in products, including:

Don't delay. If you believe you might have a product liability case, take action. The longer you wait, the harder it might be to mount an effective legal battle. Memories fade. Evidence becomes harder to obtain.

Put The Power Of Our Experience To Work For You

Contact the knowledgeable product liability attorneys at the Slechter Law Firm to work with a team committed to helping you fight for financial compensation.To schedule a free case evaluation you may complete our online form, or call our office at 502-694-5407.