PRACTICE AREAS

Product Liability

Private businesses as well as insurance companies rely on the attorneys at Bailey Johnson to provide the guidance, assistance and representation that they need to navigate the potential exposure that develops from issues pertaining to product liability.  With decades of combined experience defending manufacturers, distributors and retailers of component parts and finished products in the challenging area of product liability litigation, we have the experience, sophistication and professionalism to defend any aspect of these cases, including those pertaining to defective design, manufacturing and warning deficiencies as well as breach of implied and express warranties.  We develop an in-depth understanding of our clients’ markets, processes, and the technical particulars of the product to analyze the case using our keen understanding of the law.  This helps our clients understand and limit their exposure before litigation ensues, and defend them in what are often very complex and technical cases. 

The skillful attorneys at Bailey Johnson have a long-standing record of representing a wide range of clients in significant and complex product liability matters.  For example, we have defended numerous automobile and other vehicle dealers in cases pertaining to components such as seatbelts, airbags, brakes, doors, tires, as well as mechanical and electrical design and manufacturing issues.  We also have handled litigation involving manufacturing machinery, agricultural and farm equipment, recreational vehicles, ATVs, recreational watercraft and forklifts, propane and gas systems, fire suppression equipment, commercial plumbing equipment, asbestos and other chemical exposure, personal protective equipment such as helmets and facial protection, as well as children's and infant's products and a plethora of other consumer and consumable goods.  Thus, our attorneys have valuable practical, real-world experience to assist our clients in a broad spectrum of industries, pertaining to a wide array of products and we have in a proven record of success for our clients. 

In product liability matters, defending the case is not our only concern.  Our full-service law firm can also help ensure that all of the available insurance coverage is secured and every option for potential indemnification is pursued.