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Why It’s Important to Report Unsafe Products

Reporting an unsafe product can help prevent other people from being injured. All it takes to report a dangerous product is a phone call, and that small action can save lives.

If you were injured by an unsafe product, talk to a Florida product liability attorney. Product liability lawyers can help you file a claim against the company that manufactured the product. They can also help you receive compensation for your injuries. 

Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath is a product liability law firm with extensive experience in these types of claims. Please call (561) 655-1990 today for a free consultation. 

Reporting Helps the CPSC Solve the Issue

The CPSC (Consumer Product Safety Commission) is a government organization responsible for investigating and solving product safety issues. During the investigation into your claim, they may be able to identify other products that are unsafe and recall them.

If you have been injured by an unsafe product, please contact the CPSC and report the issue. You may be able to help keep others safe by doing so.

Reporting a Product May Save Others’ Lives

In some cases, reporting a product may save lives. A product recall means that the product is taken off of the shelves and people are warned not to use it.

This is why it’s so important to report unsafe products. Reporting them can help protect other people from being injured. If you know of a product that is unsafe, please report it to the appropriate authorities.

You Can Protect Yourself and Your Family

If you have been injured by an unsafe product, you may be able to file a claim against the company that manufactured the product. 

Product liability lawyers can help receive compensation for your injuries, so you and your family don’t endure losses related to the use of a defective product.

If you have been injured by an unsafe product, please contact a product liability lawyer today. 

How to Report a Defective Product

If you would like to report a defective product, you can do so by contacting the CPSC. The CPSC can be reached by phone at 1-800-638-2772 or online at www.cpsc.gov.

You can also report a defective product to your state’s consumer protection agency. Your state’s consumer protection agency can be found online or by contacting your state’s Attorney General’s office.

Contact Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath if you have been injured by an unsafe product. We can help you file a claim and may be able to help you receive compensation for your injuries.

Product Liability Damages

When a product is determined to be unsafe, the company that manufactured it may be held liable. This means that the company may have to pay damages to the people who have been injured by the product.

Product liability damages can include medical expenses, pain and suffering, and lost wages. You can also receive compensation for any property damage that has been caused by the product.

What to Do if You’ve Been Injured by an Unsafe Product

If you have been injured by an unsafe product, these are the next steps to take:

  1. Contact the CPSC.
  2. Contact your state’s consumer protection agency.
  3. Contact a product liability lawyer.
  4. File a claim against the company that manufactured the product.
  5. Receive compensation for your injuries.

Our Attorneys Are Here to Help

If you have been injured by an unsafe product, please contact Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey & Fronrath. With 30 years in practice and billions won for our clients, we know what it takes to hold manufacturers, distributors, or retailers accountable for bad products.

Call (561) 655-1990 for a free consultation.