What are different types of product liability? | Shapiro, Washburn & Sharp

The primary types of product liability claims are:

  • Failure to Warn/Insufficient Warning: The manufacturer of the product failed to provide proper warning labels or instructions for use with the product.
  • Defective Design: The design of the product was defective or dangerous.
  • Manufacturing Defect: The defect occurred during manufacturing of the product, such as using materials that caused the defect or is poorly assembled.