While injuries are an inevitable part of life, certain types of injuries to specific parts of your body can be significantly more traumatic and life-changing. At Cok Kinzler PLLP, we are experienced in helping victims of serious injuries in Montana to work toward getting compensated, especially in cases where their injury was the result of someone else's negligent behavior.
How do you learn about a product recall? Do you hear it on the evening news, read about it in the paper or see it on social media? If you are a parent, you may have friends who are also parents, and you keep each other informed of important reports about dangerous products. No matter how you learn about a product recall, you likely take action, especially if your child's health or safety is at risk.
Many people in Montana equate brain injuries with serious car and motorcycle accidents or sports injuries, but falls are another common cause. Hitting the head can result in a variety of symptoms, depending on the type of fall and location and impact to the head.
If you have been involved in a serious car accident in Montana that left your family injured, your first priority should be focusing on your healing and recovery. With time, all of the legalities surrounding fault, insurance payouts and any legal consequences will be worked out. One of the small, but critical details that should be remembered once you are back on your feet is that you must replace any child restraints you had in your vehicle at the time of your accident.
When someone in Montana purchases a product, there is an expectation that it will work properly. Unfortunately, product defects can result in a number of different injuries to consumers, and when this occurs it is the court's responsibility to determine who is at fault. In terms of product liability, there are various parties that can be liable for different types of defects.