Whenever you purchase a product, there is a certain expectation that it will operate as advertised and won’t cause you, or your family, any harm. But from stories on the news about lawsuits and recalls, we all know that is not always the case.
Metal-on-metal hip replacements are by and large a big step forward for patients suffering from arthritis and other painful medical conditions. Unfortunately, with any type of medical innovation comes a long list of false starts, miscalculations, and harmful side effects.
The products we buy to make our lives easier can sometimes cause serious personal injuries when they malfunction or otherwise fail. If a defective product causes injury, there may be grounds for legal recourse.
Every day, defective products are sold and used throughout North Carolina. And, unfortunately, the people using these products often don’t realize they’re faulty (much less dangerous) until it’s too late...