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Defective Safety Equipment

Product Liability Claims Specialists
What is Product Liability?
What is Product Liability?

Defective Safety Equipment

Safety should always be a top priority, both in our daily lives and at the workplace. Unfortunately, despite stringent regulations and guidelines, accidents can still happen due to defective or faulty safety equipment – the very things that are supposed to keep us safe in the first place.

Safety harnesses, guards and protective screens are essential tools for injury prevention. When these devices fail due to manufacturing defects or inadequate maintenance, the consequences can be severe. In such cases, Russell Worth solicitors are here to help on a strict No Win, No Fee basis.

In industrial settings where noise pollution and heavy machinery are prevalent, ear defenders play a crucial role in safeguarding workers’ hearing. Similarly, dead man’s switches are designed to prevent accidents involving heavy machinery. If you’ve suffered an injury because these safety measures didn’t work as intended, seeking compensation can not only help you, but often also leads to preventing others from suffering the same fate.

Reversing vehicle alarms, eye goggles and protectors are indispensable safety tools. Accidents involving reversing vehicles can lead to life-altering injuries, and inadequate eye protection can result in severe eye damage. When such accidents occur due to defective or substandard equipment, Russell Worth’s expert solicitors can help you navigate the legal process and secure compensation for your injuries.

Respiratory masks are vital in environments where air quality is compromised. Poorly designed or malfunctioning masks can expose workers to health risks. 

Beware of cheap or counterfeit safety equipment. While they may seem like a cost-effective choice, they often lack the quality and reliability of genuine products. If injuries occur as a result of using such equipment, you may have a strong case for compensation.

If you have suffered an injury you think may be due to defective or substandard safety equipment or procedures, call us today and see if we can help you.



Who Can We Help?

Russell Worth Solicitors is a specialist personal injury law firm. As such, we can help you if you have suffered an injury because of a defective or harmful product.

We are not a consumer rights group. If your complaint is about the product only but no injury has been suffered as a result of the product/service, then, unfortunately, we will not be able to offer you any assistance.

When you contact us it would be useful, although not essential, if you have some or all of the information below:

  • The name of the product and, if possible, the manufacturer
  • Details of the injury
  • When the injury happened and how it happened
  • Where and when you bought the product  
  • What the alleged defect or fault is
  • How you paid for the product – particularly by credit card or some other form of finance

Don’t worry if you do not have all the details to hand, call us and let us know the information you do have, and we can see if that is enough for us to assess your case and offer our expert services on a No Win, No Fee basis.

In this day and age, retailers and manufacturers can come and go very quickly, so the sooner you tell us about the problem, the better the chances are that we can trace the responsible party and secure you the compensation you deserve.


Claiming For Product Liability

Suffering due to a faulty product?

If you have been injured because of a faulty product or medication, speak to one of our dedicated team today and get the compensation you deserve for your injury.

Call 0800 028 2060 or fill in our call-back form today.