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Representing Chesapeake and Norfolk victims injured by defective products

Defective products — from airbags that fail to deploy to children’s toys that contain lead — pose serious risks to consumers. If you or someone you love has experienced an injury, you may be entitled to obtain compensation through a liability lawsuit. The Virginia Beach lawyers of the W. Ware Morrison Law Group have successfully handled a wide variety of products liability cases. You can count on us to diligently investigate your claim and aggressively pursue the compensation you deserve.

Types of defective products liability claims

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Although manufacturers, distributors and retailers are required to make sure that products meet certain safety standards, thousands of consumer items are recalled every year. Product defects typically fall into one of three categories:

Holding companies responsible for your injuries

Liability lawsuits allow injury victims to recover compensation for losses associated with the use of a defective product. These actions can rely on several legal theories, including negligence, misrepresentation and breach of warranty.


In most cases, Virginia injury victims must prove the following to be successful:

Defective products can cause significant injuries. For example, faulty brakes may cause a serious car crash, while tainted medications can lead to serious medical complications. Dangerous and unsafe products can also be fatal, causing death in thousands of cases every year. Injury victims are entitled to both economic and noneconomic damages, which may include:

Consult with an experienced Virginia Beach lawyer about your products liability claim


If you or a loved one has suffered an injury due to a defective product in the Chesapeake or Norfolk area, contact an experienced injury attorney at the W. Ware Morrison Law Group to discuss your claim. With decades of legal experience, we have the knowledge and skills to take on powerful insurance companies and obtain the compensation you deserve. Call our Virginia Beach office today at 757.401.4378 or contact us online to schedule a free initial consultation. There is no legal fee unless we win your case.

  • Manufacturing defects — The flaw occurred during the construction or production of the item. For instance, a machine in the factory malfunctioned, causing the wheels of a bicycle not to be securely attached.

Damages in defective products cases

  • Medical expenses

  • Disability

  • Lost wages

  • Design defects — The product is inherently dangerous or defective due to its design. For example, a design flaw in an SUV makes it susceptible to a rollover accident.

  • Marketing defects — The product is not labeled or marketed properly to consumers. Examples include inadequate instructions regarding proper use, misleading labels or insufficient warnings.

  • You were injured or suffered harm.

  • The product has a manufacturing, design or marketing defect.

  • The defect caused your injury.

  • You were using the product as it was intended.

Depending on the facts of the case, any of the companies in the supply chain, including the designer, manufacturer, distributor and retailer, may be held accountable for your harm. Because these lawsuits can be complex, it is advisable to consult with a personal injury lawyer with significant experience in this area of law.

  • Property damage

  • Pain and suffering