Chicago Product Liability Attorney
Harmed by a dangerous or defective product? Seek restitution!
Every year, according to the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission,
more than 22,000 Americans are killed and 29 million are injured by defective
and unsafe products. These product-related injuries cost well over $500
billion annually. Product manufacturers have a duty to issue reasonably
safe products that are labeled appropriately and produce no threat to
safety if used properly, yet the CPSC reports between 200 and 300 yearly
If you or someone you love was injured by a product that was dangerous,
defective, labeled inappropriately, or marketed inappropriately, you could
be entitled to financial compensation. The best way to find out if you
are entitled to a claim is by speaking with a Chicago product liability
lawyer. The defective product attorneys at Power, Rogers & Smith, L.L.P.
have extensive experience dealing with these types of cases.
Fill out a free case review to submit to our attorneys!
Why Choose Power, Rogers & Smith, L.L.P.?
There are several factors that set our team apart as choice
product liability lawyers:
Attorney Todd Smith was chosen by the Best Lawyers in America® publication as the
2011 Mass Tort Lawyer of the Year
- Mr. Smith was appointed by the Federal Court as co-lead counsel in a National
Class Action involving the recalled Takata airbags that affected over
34 Million vehicles
Mr. Smith has
won multi-million dollar product liability settlements and verdicts for his clients, including a $10 million settlement involving the heart
medication Amiodarone and an $18.85 million award for clients involving a product
defect in a small
Mr. Smith has represented clients against
powerful manufacturers all over the world including Ford Motor in the United States, Kubota Tractor in Japan, the
Airbus of Europe, and Boeing aerospace
Attorney Devon Bruce has represented clients in a
broad range of product liability actions including electrical equipment, home appliances, boat design, medical
devices, industrial equipment, and fire extinguishers
Mr. Bruce has
recovered millions of dollars for his clients against some of the largest orthopedic manufacturers in
the world, and is currently representing more than 30 Illinois farmers
and farming entities in individual actions against the Swiss corporation Syngenta.
Grounds for Filing a Defective Product Lawsuit
There are a variety of grounds for filing defective product claims against
manufacturers, such as:
This type of defect concerns the design of the product itself, meaning
the product would have been faulty even if it was
A defect in the manufacturing means that a safety hazard occurred due
to a mistake during the manufacturing process.
Failure to Warn
This means that the manufacturing company failed to give adequate warning
regarding the product’s potential safety hazards.
This type of defect concerns how the product was marketed or advertised.
For example, improperly marketing a toy with small parts, a choking hazard,
to children three and under.
Please Contact Our Product Liability Lawyers for a Free Consultation
If you or someone you love has been harmed by a defective or dangerous
consumer product, we invite you to contact the Chicago product liability
attorneys at Power, Rogers & Smith, L.L.P. We represent individuals
throughout the state of Illinois, standing up for them against major,
multi-national and multi-billion dollar manufacturers. Nothing intimidates
us, especially when our clients’ futures are at stake.
We have won more than $4 billion for our clients! Call Power Rogers &
Smith at (312) 313-0202 or fill out our form for a
free case evaluation.