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San Diego Product Liability Attorneys

Each year thousands of Americans suffer injury or harm due to defective products and devices. Fortunately, product liability laws in the United States hold the individuals or companies responsible for manufacturing these dangerous and defective products accountable. These types of cases are often complex. As such, injured consumers need a San Diego product liability attorney with years of experience handling product defect cases on their side from the start.

San Diego products liability attorney John Gomez is a nationally recognized leader in products liability litigation. Our law firm offers help to people injured nationally, but most often in Southern California, including San Diego, Riverside, San Bernardino, and Imperial Counties.

If you or someone close to you has been injured due to a defective product, you may seek compensation from the manufacturer or company selling the product. We offer free consultations and do not charge a fee for our services unless your case is won. Call us today for your free case evaluation.

Latest News: Gomez Firm now accepting Medisca L-Citrulline Cases

Have You Been Injured by a Dangerous or Defective Product in San Diego?

Why Choose Us?

San Diego Product Liability AttorneyWhen a dangerous or defective product causes you harm, you deserve justice. You need a law firm on your side that can hold negligent manufacturers accountable for the harm they’ve caused. At Gomez Trial Attorneys, we know how to help injured consumers go up against large corporations and manufacturers. We fight aggressively to help you obtain the money you need to put your life back together again after a serious defective product injury.

Our San Diego product liability attorneys know that manufacturers often cut corners to try and save money. They do this regardless of the harm it may cause consumers. The best way to protect other consumers from harm and help injured victims seek justice is to file a product liability lawsuit against these manufacturers.

We have extensive experience helping injured consumers like you. Our track record of success speaks volumes about the type of law firm we are and the results we can achieve. Here are some of our most notable past product liability cases:

  • $30 Million for a product liability claim involving Depuy ASR Hips
  • $5 Million for a product liability claim
  • $2.5 Million for a product liability claim
  • $2 Million for a product liability claim involving Actos drug
  • $1.475 million for a product liability accident resulting in a back injury

While past success does not guarantee future results, you can rest easier knowing you have experienced and skilled San Diego product liability attorneys in your corner. We know how to effectively advocate for injured San Diego consumers and it shows.

We have an office located conveniently in San Diego at 655 West Broadway Suite 1700. Our office is within walking distance of Waterfront Park, the Gaslamp Quarter, and Seaport Village Shopping Mall. You can take the Sycuan Green Line trolley to the Santa Fe Depot station if you need to take public transportation to our office. We can also visit you in your home, your hospital room, or anywhere you prefer. Our lawyers are flexible and we aim to make things as easy and stress-free as possible.

If you or a loved one suffered an injury in San Diego due to a defective product, you owe it to yourself to explore all your legal options. We offer FREE initial consultations and reviews, so contact the San Diego product liability lawyers at Gomez Trial Attorneys at (619) 237-3490 today. You may have the right to recover substantial compensation.

Filing a Product Liability Lawsuit in San Diego

San Diego law holds certain people or parties responsible for injuries or damages caused by consumer products. This includes anyone involved in the chain of manufacturing and distribution of that product.

Aside from the actual manufacturer, other responsible parties may include:

  • Distributors
  • Retailers
  • Repairers
  • Component suppliers
  • Testing laboratories

Product liability claims can be based on negligence, strict liability, breach of warranty and various consumer protection claims. No matter where an injury has occurred, you must prove that the product is defective to win a product liability case. Often proving liability is difficult. This is why it’s important to choose an experienced San Diego product defect attorney to handle your case.

Who Can File a San Diego Product Liability Claim?

Number1Award2019If a product has a known defect and you suffer an injury using that product, you can file a product liability claim. You do not have to own the product or have purchased the product. If you suffer an injury or damages because of a defective product, you can file a claim. This includes anyone who used a product as part of their work or profession. Even if you file a workers’ compensation claim, you may still file a product liability claim against the responsible party.

Types of San Diego Product Liability Claims

Three types of product defects may render manufacturers and suppliers responsible:

  • Design Defects (a flaw in the intended design of a product that causes it to be unreasonably dangerous)
  • Manufacturing Defects (when the product does not conform to the specifications of the designer or manufacturer)
  • Marketing Defects (improper product labels, insufficient instructions, or the failure to warn about a product’s hidden dangers)

Examples of Product Liability Cases We Have Handled

  • Motor Vehicle Defects. This includes defective seat belts, tire defects such as a tire blowout, and unsafe SUVs resulting in SUV rollover injuries or death
  • Defective Workplace Machinery. This includes any type of tool, nail guns, punch presses, and other construction or manufacturing equipment
  • Dangerous Pharmaceuticals. This includes a variety of drugs, such as the pain relievers Vioxx and Bextra, diet pills, and cholesterol drugs
  • Medical Devices. This includes heart monitors, heart valves, hip implants, and prosthetics
  • Cosmetic implant surgeries. This includes breast, penile, and other cosmetic surgeries
  • Lasik Eye Surgery
  • Defective Boats, Airplanes, and Motorcycles

How Much is My San Diego Product Liability Case Worth?

Consumers who purchase defective products at stores or online can hold negligent manufacturers accountable for the harm they’ve caused. This means you can file a product liability claim to seek compensation for your injuries.

San Diego laws protect injured consumers like you. They hold manufacturers to a high standard of care and allow you to seek compensation. Depending on your case, you may recover compensation for:

  • Medical expenses
  • Future medical care expenses
  • Long-term care
  • Rehabilitation costs
  • Lost earnings
  • Loss of future earnings
  • Property damage
  • Physical pain and suffering
  • Mental anguish

If you lost a loved one due to a defective product, you may have a claim for compensation under California’s wrongful death laws. At Gomez Trial Attorneys, we can help you determine the best course of legal action after a serious product injury.

What To Do After a Defective Product Injury

Product liability is generally considered a strict liability claim. This means the degree of care taken by the defendant is not an issue. If there is a defect in the product that caused harm, someone will be held liable for it.

If you’ve been injured due to a defective product, here are some important things to remember:

  • Keep the product and any documents and packaging that were included.
  • Identify as much information about the product as possible including the name of the manufacturer, model name and number, place and date of purchase, and serial number.
  • Keep the product in a safe place where it won’t be touched.
  • If the product is an automobile, make sure that you keep it. Make sure your insurance company knows also.
  • Obtain information from any witnesses that may have been present (such as name, address and telephone number).
  • Do not discuss the case with anyone other than an attorney.

Contact Our San Diego Product Liability Attorneys

John Gomez

Product Liability Attorney, John Gomez

The experienced San Diego product liability lawyers at Gomez Trial Attorneys are here to help you after a serious consumer product injury. You deserve full and fair compensation after suffering harm because of a defective product.

We offer a free case evaluation and there’s no obligation if you call. If you’re wondering “What’s my product liability case worth?” or “Do I have a product liability case?” call us today for your free consultation. Our San Diego attorneys take all product liability cases on a contingency basis, meaning you pay nothing unless we win your case.

Contact the experienced legal team at Gomez Trial Attorneys at (619) 237-3490 to schedule a free case consultation; we can discuss the specifics of your product liability claim, and help determine the best path forward.

655 West Broadway, Suite 1700
San Diego, CA 92101

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