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Faulty Product Compensation Claims

If you’ve been injured as a result of a faulty product or device, it can have a really big impact on your life. Sometimes, the only way you can regain control back over your life is to make a claim for compensation to make your life a little easier. If you’ve been injured by a faulty product or device, then you may be entitled to make a product liability compensation claim. To find out more about your rights and legal options moving forward – contact us today.

Our faulty product lawyers provide legal services on a No Win No Fee basis, which means you won’t have to pay our legal fees unless we win your claim at the end. With Shine Lawyers you won’t be left confused or stressed when it comes to the legal side of things. We will explain everything in plain English and make things as easy as possible for you.

Faulty product compensation process with Shine Lawyers

The faulty product legal process can be hard to wrap your head around at first. Shine Lawyers are faulty product experts and the below image generally represents the process around making a claim for compensation with Shine. We will help explain what this all means and talk you through it once we have a chat about your situation.

Faulty product compensation - how it gets calculated

Faulty product compensation is calculated differently depending on your individual circumstances. In most cases, a monetary value is placed on the gap between your predicted life path before the injury that resulted from a faulty product, and your actual life path since. Shine Lawyers can help you every step of the way and get you the compensation you need following your faulty product injury.

Our offer to you

  • Obligation-free consultation to assess your case confidentially

  • Claim assessment process where we will explain all of the options available to you

  • We can come to you - if you can't make it into the office we're more than happy to come to you

  • No Win No Fee arrangement

Common questions about Faulty Product Compensation Claims

If you have been injured as a result of a faulty or defective product, its possible you may have a claim for compensation under product liability law.

No two cases are the same when it comes to faulty product law, but generally, claims have been brought forward for:
  • Faulty machinery, components and cars;
  • Defective medical prostheses, devices or implants;
  • Unsafe chemical products or pharmaceuticals; and
  • Defective consumer goods and household appliances
If you have been injured as a result of a faulty product or device, it can be hard to know where to start. Shine Lawyers are faulty product compensation claim experts who can help you during this difficult time.

Assessing your legal options as quickly as possible is important and should be on your radar in the aftermath of an injury resulting from a faulty product.

In order to get you the compensation you need, lawyers like ourselves will have to prove:
  • That the manufacturer and/or distributor of the product has distributed and supplied a product that provided inadequate warnings, was unsafe, defective and/or not fit for purpose

Every person’s situation is different and no two claims are the same, so it’s important to get the right advice from experts like Shine Lawyers when it comes to your legal rights.

Contact Shine Lawyers today to find out if you have a claim.
If you decide to take legal action, in most cases, it’s the insurance company of the entity who is responsible for the faulty product that will pay the compensation to you.

Faulty product litigation can be quite complex so it’s important that you choose a lawyer that is experienced and has a good track record when it comes to these types of claims.

Shine Lawyers have been handling faulty product compensation claims for decades and have a team of lawyers that are highly experienced in this area of the law.

Click to read more about the team.
No two cases are the same when it comes to this type of litigation, but compensation is generally available for:
  • Physical and psychological injuries or losses (including past and future losses)
  • Medical, rehabilitation and hospital expenses
  • Loss of earnings
  • Pain and suffering
  • Loss of enjoyment of life
  • Home help and nursing provided by anyone, paid or unpaid, if it meets certain conditions.

It’s possible there are other avenues to compensation available to you as well, so it’s important you speak to an expert lawyer at Shine Lawyers so they can properly assess your situation and ability to make a claim.
If you are suffering from an injury following a faulty product, we understand it can be a deeply troubling and stressful time. When it comes to how long a faulty product claim may take, it really depends on your individual circumstances and how serious your injuries are.

Many faulty product claims can be finalised within 18 months, but more complex cases with multiple injuries can take longer.

Shine Lawyers are faulty product compensation claim experts and can provide you with an indication of how long the claim might take once they know the ins and outs of your situation.
Yes. There are strict time limits when it comes to making a faulty product claim under Australian law, which is why it’s very important you seek help as soon as possible after your faulty product injury from one of our experts.
At Shine Lawyers, all our faulty product claims experts operate on a No Win No Fee basis, which means you won’t have to pay our legal fees unless we win your case at the end.

Your legal costs will depend on the amount of work required to resolve your claim and each situation is different. Everything is recorded as we go and we’re more than happy to answer any questions about fees at any point.
Where you are located isn't necessarily a barrier when it comes to obtaining the services of a lawyer. We're experts when it comes to faulty product compensation related claims and we can help you get the compensation you deserve.

It doesn't matter if you are located close or far away from a Shine Lawyers office - we will always provide the same, expert advice and manage your claim with the same level of quality and commitment.

Our compensation experts are in the following locations:

Victoria

New South Wales

Queensland

Western Australia
Shine Lawyers are faulty product lawyers that can help you get the compensation you need following your injury. Click on the links below for more information about how Shine Lawyers can help you today.

Why you should choose Shine Lawyers to handle your faulty product claim
Hear from some of our clients
History of Shine Lawyers
The Shine Lawyers team

Shine Lawyers also have accredited specialists in personal injury law across the nation:

VIC
faulty product injury lawyers Victoria

Stuart Le Grand, Melbourne

NSW
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Ron Kramer, Fairfield
Susan Newman, Sydney
Zlatko Mackic, Liverpool

QLD
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Jodie Willey, Brisbane
Kathryn Rayner, Townsville
Melissa O'Neill, Brisbane
Michelle Wright, Springwood
Roger Singh, Brisbane
Simon Morrison, Brisbane

Shine Lawyers are one of the biggest faulty product litigation firms in Australia and have the experience and nous to go up against the big insurance companies and get you the result you are looking for.

At Shine Lawyers you will have your own team, who are always available to chat and understand that explaining things in plain English to you is important.

We provide all of our motor vehicle legal services on a No Win No Fee Guarantee, which means you won't have to pay our legal costs unless we win your claim at the end.

Hear from some of our clients below who have been through the legal process with us.


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