Who Do Pitmans' Product Liability Lawyers Work For?

Our Product Liability team act on behalf of UK and international insurers, loss adjusters, manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers in a number of sectors, including:

  • Automotive
  • White goods
  • General household appliances
  • Healthcare
  • Industrial equipment

Pitmans’ Product Liability team covers all aspects of Product Liability, including:

  • Investigating and defending Personal Injury claims
  • Investigating and defending Property Damage claims
  • Advising on Health & Safety investigations
  • Defending Health & Safety prosecutions
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Advising on Product Recall and Risk Management issues

Do Pitmans' Product Liability Lawyers Have Any Partciular Areas of Expertise?

The lead Partner in Pitmans’ Product Liability team, Alan Davies, has specialised in the field for over 15 years. He is ably assisted by an experienced team of solicitors and where required can also draw on the expertise of the Defendant Insurance team and other departments within Pitmans, such as the Commercial, Technology and Dispute Resolution teams.

The team is experienced in considering the legal requirements of the Research & Development stage of new products and product testing procedures, as well as being able to provide bespoke advice on discreet issues such as Regulatory Compliance for the products of international manufacturers entering the UK market. We also have expertise in Product Recall procedures and handling Risk Management situations. 

Why Choose Pitmans' Product Liability Lawyers?

We provide a personal, Partner-led approach for all our clients and we never lose sight of the reason they come to us – to get clear and concise advice on complex and discreet issues leading to effective solutions that meet their specific needs. We appreciate that when acting on behalf of insurers we also have the privilege of acting on behalf of their insured business. There are often international businesses with well-developed and justified reputations, which also require full consideration.  

We take great pride in acting for our insurer and insured clients to ensure that their reputations are preserved. We take extra time and care in understanding their business and culture so that we are able to deliver well-informed advice for cost effective solutions as efficiently as possible. 

The Product Liability team forms part of Pitmans’ Defendant Insurance department, which is recognised in Legal 500 and other publications for its reputation in acting on behalf of insurers, loss adjusters and business clients, advising on numerous categories of insurance claims. Pitmans LLP is a member of Interact Law, a global network with over 25 offices across EMEA and Americas.

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