What Should You Do if Your Cell Phone Catches on Fire and Burns You?

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Arlington, VA Product Defect Lawyers

What Should You Do if Your Cell Phone Catches on Fire and Burns YouIf you are suffering from an injury because your cell phone caught on fire, it is important to seek medical attention immediately, and to discuss your situation with Arlington VA product defect lawyers as soon after your injury as you can.

Any time a person gets injured in the United States because of someone else’s negligence, they may be entitled to compensation from the party or parties whose negligence caused their injuries. When it comes to a defective or dangerous product, there is a whole chain of parties whose negligence may be in part or the whole cause of your injuries. A cell phone is no different. At no time should a cell phone get so hot that it will burn someone who touches it or worse yet, completely catch on fire.

If this has happened to you, it may be in your best interest to discuss what your rights are with VA product defect lawyers that are familiar with Arlington courts and judges.

Are cell phones the only kind of defective product that injures innocent people?

Unfortunately, cell phones are only one of many different defective products that have injured people in the recent years. From foods to auto parts, baby clothes to toys, innocent people are injured every year by goods and products. In extreme situations, people have even died as the result of defective products.

Even though there are many rules and regulations to ensure the public’s safety from dangerous and defective products, they still get released and injure innocent people. Some products injure numerous people and warrant class action lawsuits.  If you are unsure of whether or not your injury from a product that was defective or just an inherently dangerous product may entitle you to compensation, discuss your situation with Arlington, VA product defect lawyers who have a track record of success with defending the rights of injured people.

The following are common defective products, or products that have defective parts, that have injured people over the last several years:

  • Cell and smartphones
  • Automobiles
  • Amusement park rides
  • Baby and toddler clothes
  • Baby and toddler equipment such as car seats, cribs, bouncy seats, etc.
  • Toys
  • Electronic devices
  • Packaged foods such as spinach and Romaine lettuce
  • Foods in both chain and independent restaurants, cafes, bars, and on cruise ships, etc.
  • Recreational vehicles including boats and other watercraft
  • Electric scooters

As mentioned earlier, many different products can be defective and wind up injuring innocent people who use them. The above list is not exhaustive nor is it intended to be legal advice. A good place to seek legal advice is from Arlington, VA product defect lawyers who know how to defend the rights of injured people.

Cohen & Cohen has been in the business of successfully defending the rights of injured people for over 25 years. We can offer you a free case consultation and evaluation with a trusted member of our legal team. If we do not have someone who is especially well suited to your needs, we would like to try to help you find someone who is.

For highly rated Arlington, VA product defect lawyers with a track record of success, contact Cohen & Cohen, any time of the day or night, any day of the year.

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