If you were injured, harmed, or suffered due to a defective or harmful product, drug, or device, you may have a right to file what is known as a product liability claim or lawsuit against the manufacturer of that product. Doing so can let you and your family receive the financial compensation you need to recover as well as send a message the manufacturer can’t ignore. That message is simple and states that products must be designed with safety as the #1 priority. Unsafe products should not be placed on the market.
Product liability claims in Georgia can be quite complex. When filing a Georgia product liability lawsuit, you need to prove or “demonstrate” strict liability. What this means is that you don’t generally need to prove negligence or intent. You will, however, need to prove the following points: