In order to pursue any legal course of action, the evidence needed in a Florida defective product claim must be adequate. Multiple forms/sources of evidence are helpful, but the single most important piece of evidence you will need is the product itself. A defective product lawyer may be able to help with the assembling of necessary evidence.
When you’ve been injured by a product, don’t throw it away. A Florida defective product attorney may be able to enlist the help of an expert who can examine it.
Additionally, don’t make any attempts to repair the product or alter it. Doing this could damage your defective product claim.
If there was anything that came with the product—instructions, warnings, labels, ads, pamphlets, packaging—you can also use this as evidence. Keep your receipt for the product as well.
These types of evidence can help establish liability for defective products. However, you will also need to show the types of injuries you sustained and the impact it has had on your life. The following are possible sources of important evidence:
- Medical records
- test results
- lab findings
- pain journals
- accident report
- anything else that demonstrates the injuries you suffered.
It’s necessary to preserve evidence for a Florida defective product claim in order to defend it. If you think anything might be of help, keep it together in a file and make copies.
To learn what legal options may be available if you or a loved one sustained serious injuries after using a product, you should contact a defective products lawyer. An attorney will evaluate the details of your case to determine if you have a valid one and who may be held liable.
Contacting a Defective Products Lawyer
When a defective product in Florida leads to serious injury, you may be faced with a long road to recovery, pain and suffering, lost wages, and high medical bills. An attorney from Eltringham Law Group — based in Boca Raton, Florida — can help you to pick up the pieces after a devastating accident and determine liability for the defective products. Our law offices help clients throughout South Florida. For a FREE consultation contact us today – 1-561-338-0420.