Product Liability

Product Liability Attorneys in Kingston

We Take on Negligent Corporations

The Kingston product liability lawyers at Basch & Keegan LLP represent consumers, workers, patients, children, and others harmed by dangerous and defective products sold in the marketplace and used in homes, offices, work-sites, schools, and more. We’re trial lawyers known for obtaining excellent results for victims of serious injuries and wrongful death. We have the experience and know-how when it comes to product liability lawsuits.

To schedule a free consultation with our legal team, complete our contact form or call (845) 251-4545.

Defective Products Can Cause Catastrophic Injuries and Even Death

Product liability is the area of personal injury law that holds manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, and retailers responsible for any consumer injuries caused by dangerous and defective products.

There are three major types of product liability claims:

Design defect claims: When a product’s design is inherently dangerous or useless — no matter how it is manufactured — there is a design defect.

Manufacturing defect claims: When a product is made unsafely — perhaps due to poor workmanship or the use of sub-par materials — there is a manufacturing defect.

Marketing defect claims: When a manufacturer fails to warn consumers of non-obvious risks associated with the use (or foreseeable misuse) of a product, there is a marketing defect.

Sometimes products are recalled (either by the manufacturer or the federal government) when a potentially dangerous defect is discovered. Unfortunately, recalls often happen only after people have suffered serious injury.

Be Aware of Potentially Dangerous Products in the Marketplace

Virtually any product can give rise to a product liability lawsuit if it’s not designed, manufactured, and sold with consumer safety in mind.

Here are some of the unfortunately common types of product liability cases:

Dangerous or defective automotive components, such as airbags, ignition switches, seat-belts, and braking systems

Dangerous building and construction materials

Dangerous or defective medical equipment

Dangerous prescription and over-the-counter drugs

Inadequate drug warning labels

Contaminated foods and beverages

Dangerous cosmetics and household chemicals

Dangerous or defective appliances, such as water heaters and washing machines

Dangerously flammable clothing

Dangerous or defective children’s products, including car seats, formulas, and toys

At Basch & Keegan LLP, we stand by the principle that most accidents should never happen. This is especially true in product liability cases. Too often, manufacturers cut corners to cut costs, and consumers pay the price — not with their wallets, but with their health.

Free Consultations Available for the Injured in the Hudson Valley

If you or someone you love has been injured or harmed by a dangerously defective product, please contact Basch & Keegan LLP today for a free consultation to discuss your options for recovery. We’re prepared to go up against large manufacturing companies and their insurers to get you the results you deserve. 

Schedule a free consultation with our product liability lawyers in Kingston by sending us a message or calling (845) 251-4545.


Client Testimonials

  • This firm will fight for you and get results! We cannot recommend them enough!

    “Above everything, John and Katie showed genuine concern for me and my family. It’s clear how passionate John is about his work and doing what’s best for his clients.”

  • I will certainly recommend Maureen Keegan in the future!

    “Throughout the 2+ years, Maureen Keegan continued to persevere on my behalf, contacting doctors, etc. and continually informing me of the status of my case.”

  • Helpful & Honest

    “John was quick to respond, helpful and honest regarding my situation and the questions I had. Also easy to talk to which is always appreciated!”

  • Derek was extremely helpful and informative through every step of the way.

    “Everyone in the firm was pleasant. Thank you for helping to achieve this victorious win! I highly recommend this amazing firm!”

  • Extremely helpful law firm and staff

    “Extremely helpful law firm and staff...John and his staff nothing but the best.”

What sets us apart?

  • Here to Help Win the Fight

    Backed by our experience and insight, we’ve become known for taking on the toughest claims. If you or someone you love has been injured by the negligence or wrongful acts of another, we’re here to help you fight for the justice you deserve.

  • HERE TO HELP Get Results

    At Basch & Keegan LLP, we have the resources and experience to help victims level the playing field with even the most powerful adversaries – and we have the record of success to back it up.

  • HERE TO HELP When You’re Hurt

    We serve as the support system you can rely on as you begin your recovery. We go the extra mile to ensure you can focus on getting better while we work on the legal aspects of your claim.

  • HERE TO HELP Regardless of Who You Ask

    We place an emphasis on personal attention. This approach allows us to create legal strategies custom-tailored to each client’s unique circumstances and has earned us the respect of our peers.

  • HERE TO HELP The Community

    Our Kingston-based lawyers have deep roots in the community and a lengthy history of giving back to Ulster County. When the community needs us, we are always here to help.

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