Not all class actions are created alike. In fact, the scope of what qualifies as a class action is so broad, that creating an exhaustive list of every type of class action would be incredibly long and confusing. Instead, here is a list of more common class actions.
A defective product describes an unsafe product that a manufacturer exposes to the general public. They typically are manufactured in a way that makes them inherently unsafe, fail due to a design flaw, or suffer some type of problem during the manufacturing process that was undiscovered by the manufacturer. Below are some helpful links regarding defective products.
- What are Defective Products?
- Common Defective Products That May Result in Personal Injury
- Auto Defects / Recalls
- Trasylol And Heart Valve Replacement
- Consumer Products
- Food Contamination
- Medical Devices
- Sulzer Hip Implant
- Tobacco / Smoking Cigarette Lawsuits
Toxic exposure describes a poisonous substance making contact with the human body and having adverse health effects. Below are some helpful links pertaining to toxic exposure.
- What is Toxic Exposure?
- Common Toxic Exposure Settlements
- Environmental Pollutants
Unsafe drugs describe a substance that despite safety testing still results in sickness or worse. Below are some links that go into more detail about unsafe drugs.
- What are Unsafe Drugs?
- Prescription Drugs Warnings
- Over The Counter Drugs
- Some Drugs That May Be Considered Unsafe Include:
Seeking Legal Advice
If you feel you have been the victim of any of the preceding, you should consider seeking legal advice immediately. Class actions are incredibly difficult, but an experienced personal injury lawyer can hlpe you navigate the legal system, protect your rights, and be made whole again.