San Diego Car Seat Defects Lawyers
Although child car seats have become increasingly safer over the years, there have still been close to 500 infant injuries over the last decade due to defective car seats. If manufactures act negligently in the design and manufacturing process, car seats can directly cause a severe injury or fail to prevent serious injuries from occurring, thereby causing your child to possibly suffer life-long damage.
When your child is injured as a result of a defective child safety seat, it can be a very trying time in your life, especially as the repercussions can affect not just the injured child, but your family as a whole. If a faulty child seat has caused your child’s injuries, contact our San Diego car seat defects lawyers of Ritter & Associates today at (619) 296-0123 to find out how we may be able to help you.
Types of Car Seat Defects
As a parent, your number one priority is likely ensuring the safety of your child. Therefore, when your child suffers an injury from a defective car seat, you may feel helpless and lost. The injuries and losses of a defective car seat may be extensive and can be caused by a number of defects, such as:
- Insufficient or damaged seat padding
- Buckles that either do not fasten or unfasten easily
- Inaccurate level gauges
- Mounting system defects
Fortunately, you don’t have to face the aftermath of this accident alone. If your child has suffered an injury due to these or other defects, a qualified legal representative may be able to help ensure your child’s medical bills and other expenses are taken care of.
With the aid of an experienced attorney, you may be able to hold the negligent car seat manufacturers responsible. For more information about how you may be able to recover financial compensation to pay for medical bills, and other damages, contact our San Diego car seat defects attorneys of Ritter & Associates today at (619) 296-0123.