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Defective Garage Door FAQs


Who is responsible for my garage door defect?

There are a number of people who could bear responsibility for a garage door defect. Like many defective products, responsibility for the defect could lie with the item’s designer or manufacturer. However, if the cause of the defect or malfunction was improper installation, the party that installed the garage door and/or opener could be responsibility for any accidents or injuries that occurred because of the defect.

An experienced attorney can help you investigate the specifics of your situation and identify the party responsible for your garage door opener defect. For the experienced help you need, contact the Milwaukee product liability lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® today by calling (414) 271-0900.

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How can an attorney help me with my situation?

Many consumers are unsure of their right to seek legal recourse in the event that their defective garage door opener leads to injury. With an experienced product liability legal team by your side, you will not only be given a realistic picture of what to expect from your case, but also support through every step of the legal process.

If you believe that your garage door injuries were caused by a defect, don’t hesitate to discuss your legal options with a product liability attorney; you may be eligible for financial compensation from the liable party. Contact the Milwaukee product liability lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® today by calling (414) 271-0900 to discuss your case.

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What are the most common garage door defects?

Some of the most common defects that have historically led to injuries involve malfunctioning springs, reverse mechanisms, and sensors; injuries normally occur upon entrapment or pinched extremities. If your garage door is not working properly, it is not advisable to attempt to repair it yourself, as this could lead to serious injuries.

If you or someone you love has been injured by defective garage door equipment, don’t hesitate to evaluate your legal options — you may be eligible for financial compensation for your injuries. Contact the experienced Milwaukee product liability lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® today by calling (414) 271-0900.

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Contact an Attorney to Learn More

If you or a loved one has been injured by a defective garage door, please contact our attorneys today for help. Call us at (414) 271-0900 to learn more about your legal options.

Learn more about your rights regarding defective garage doors on our defective garage door practice area page.