Although today’s motor vehicles come equipped with a variety of safety features, they are not created for infants and children. Because of this, children are required to travel in specially designed seats that maximize their safety. Child safety seats are manufactured so that parents can quickly and easily secure the seats into cars by fastening them down with the seats seat belts. The straps of the child car seat then hold the infant in place. Unfortunately, the child safety seats do not always work correctly and sometimes fail to prevent severe injuries in the event of an accident.
If your child was injured in an auto accident because of a defective child safety seat, you may be able to hold the designer or manufacturer liable for your child’s injuries and other losses. Contact the Milwaukee child safety seat defect lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® for help with pursuing the financial compensation you may deserve. A member of our staff is available to discuss your situation today at (414) 271-0900.
Child safety seats use a combination of features to provide infant and child passengers with the maximum amount of safety. However, they are not always designed or manufactured in a responsible manner, resulting in potentially harmful defects. The following are several ways in which a child safety seat could fail to prevent a child from injuries during a car accident:
These defects could result in your child suffering a significant injury in an auto accident. When this happens, you should not be forced to cover the costs of your child’s medical treatment on your own.
If a child safety seat failed to protect your child from injury during a car accident, you may be able to pursue financial compensation from the party at fault for the flaw or malfunction. The Milwaukee child safety seat defect attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® can help you seek the justice you deserve. Contact our office today at (414) 271-0900 to speak with an experienced lawyer about your case.