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Frequently Asked Questions
What Is an Example of Product Liability?
A merchant or someone else in the production chain can be sued for a defective product. For example, the Takata airbags manufacturer and several car manufacturers were held accountable for the explosive Takata airbags that led to hundreds of injuries and 16 deaths.
Note that all production chain players can be sued under product liability.
How Long Does a Product Liability Case Take in Missouri?
Depending on the claim’s complexity, a product liability case in Missouri can take anywhere from a few months to years.
What is Strict Liability?
A manufacturer or seller may be held liable if their product was in an unreasonably dangerous defective condition when it was sold, or they didn’t give adequate warning about the product’s potential risks.
It is not necessary to prove the defendant’s duty of care breach or negligence.